In a bid to improve the accessibility within the force, Assam police is going to organize a day-long meeting between the top police officials and the constables in Guwahati on Friday.
Top police officials this is first of its kind initiative in the state by Assam police.
“Around 500 constables, about five or six representing a district and unit, will assemble in Guwahati from across Assam. All top police officers of the state will be present and it will be an interactive session. Many times, there is a gap between senior police officers and constables that needs to be bridged for effective policing and human resource management in the force,” Indian Express quoted Assam DGP Kuladhar Saikia as saying.
The event is planned considering that perspectives provided by the constables will help the force. Along with interaction with seniors, constables will also be talking with colleagues from other districts.
According to reports, some former top officials have also been invited to the meeting.
The DGP said that ideas put forwarded by constables regarding improvement of policing on the ground and police-public interface will be noted by the senior officers.
“Moreover, we will also be hearing any family or infrastructural problems they are facing or any mental health problems they are suffering from,” he added