SRINAGAR – As a part of J&K Government’s public outreach programme, Cyber Police Kashmir Zone observed “Thana Diwas” at Cyber Police Station Srinagar.
On the occasion, the programme was chaired by DySP Cyber Police Ms. Syed Sleet Shah and attended by investigating officers of Cyber Police Station, civil society members and locals from across the Kashmir Zone. The event commenced with an inaugural speech by DySP Cyber Police regarding online cyber frauds carried out by cybercriminals. During the said event, interaction was held with participants who were also made aware about the modern cyber crimes and the ways to deal with them. Cyber experts of Cyber Police Station also shared present cyber fraud scenarios viz; financial frauds, social media frauds etc. with the participants. Besides, officers of Cyber Police Kashmir Zone, Srinagar also shared contact information with the participants and also advised them to contact Cyber Police in case they come across any such crime.
Moreover, Cyber Police Station Kashmir Zone, Srinagar also handed over 45 missing smart-phones worth lakhs of rupees to their rightful owners which were traced out by Cyber Police Station Kashmir Zone, Srinagar on the request of owners.
It is pertinent to mention that, on the directions of IGP Kashmir Zone Vijay Kumar, various awareness campaigns and programmes are being organized by Cyber Police Kashmir Zone, wherein general public is made aware about various contemporary online frauds and scams etc.
Community members have appreciated and applauded the role and efforts of Police for organising such events about cybercrime awareness and rendering these services to the general public.