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.
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.