PUNJAB CM CONDOLES DEATH OF EX-DGP KPS GILL

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Chandigarh, May 26, 2017: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has condoled the death of former state DGP KPS Gill, recalling his invaluable contribution to bringing peace back to the state from the grip of militancy.

In his condolence message, the Chief Minister said Gill’s role in restoring peace and stability to Punjab cannot be undermined or forgotten, and he continues to be emulated by police and security personnel around the country, as an example of how the most complex of problems can be resolved with grit and determination.

Expressing his heartfelt sympathies for the bereaved family, the Chief Minister said his thoughts and prayers were with them in their hour of grief.

Gill, who served as DG CRPF besides holding the important post of DGP Punjab, was also Advisor (Security) to the Government of Chhattisgarh for a year in 2006-07.

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Friday, May 26, 2017