Monday, September 27, 2021  | 19 Safar, 1443
Samaa TV
Facebook Twitter Youtube
HOME > Government

Sindh police to recruit transgender people for the first time: inspector-general

Reinstatement of the quota for persons with disabilities also announced

SAMAA | - Posted: Apr 1, 2019 | Last Updated: 2 years ago
Posted: Apr 1, 2019 | Last Updated: 2 years ago

Photo: Sindh Police

Sindh police will recruit transgender persons for the first time, announced Sindh Inspector-General Dr Kaleem Imam on Monday.

He said the newly-hired transgender persons will work in different departments of the Sindh police.

The Sindh IG also announced the reinstatement of the quota for persons with disabilities. Necessary steps would be taken in this regard soon, he said, adding that steps will be taken to ensure employment opportunities in the police department for minorities.

Related: Transgender people get their own separate ward at Islamabad’s PIMS hospital

Efforts are being made to make policing compatible to the requirements of the modern era, he said, adding that there is a special focus on trying to promote a public-friendly environment, especially at the police stations.

He said success in fighting a crime involves a collaboration between the police and the public.

Follow SAMAA English on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

FaceBook WhatsApp

One Comment

Tell us what you think:

Your email address will not be published.

FaceBook WhatsApp


Omer Sharif’s third wife not to join him in US
UNGA: Saima Saleem strikes back at India in fiery speech
Jinnah’s statue blown up in Gawadar
Video: We went on KCR’s first ride in 21 years
PMLN rift laid bare amid damage control attempts
Govt to create new version of national anthem
Daesh commander killed, FC man martyred in Balochistan
MDCAT: Islamabad medical students’ protest enters third day
Prime Minister Imran Khan to visit Karachi Monday
About Us   |   Anchor Profiles   |   Online Advertising   |   Contact Us   |   Feedback   |   Apps   |   FAQs   |   Authors   |   Comment Policy
Facebook   |   Twitter   |   Instagram   |   YouTube   |   WhatsApp