Srinagar, May 25: Jammu and Kashmir police has decided to equip fully Forensic Laboratories (FSL) at all levels on modern lines with latest gadgets and equipment for combating crime effectively.
A plan has been drawn up to equip fully the divisional level FSL, Director General of Police (DGP) Kuldeep Khoda said here today.
He said these laboratories need to be strengthened in view of revolutionary methods of investigations undertaken at scientific levels globally.
Mr Khoda said training is an important component to bring about efficiency in the staff and to keep them in good stead for meeting the challenges of investigation.
He issued instructions to shift science graduates of the department to these laboratories and send them for higher technical training in the reputed institutes of the country to acquaint them with latest technologies and methods of investigation.
About the other developmental works of the department, senior officers informed him that out of 50 works under construction at various districts, 46 works are nearing completion and will be handed over to the department by July end this year.