NE Home Secys and DGPs meet in Guwahati on Friday

To formulate effective counter- insurgency operations in the North-east, the Centre is convening a meeting of Home Secretaries and DGPs of the region in Guwahati on Friday.

Updated: Oct 08, 2009, 00:17 AM IST

New Delhi: To formulate effective counter-
insurgency operations in the North-east, the Centre is
convening a meeting of Home Secretaries and DGPs of the region
in Guwahati on Friday.

The meeting will facilitate interaction between
North-eastern states to coordinate in dealing with the
militant groups operating in their states and formulate
effective counter-insurgency operations.

"The meeting will be attended by the Home Secretaries and
Directors General of Police of the region," a Home Ministry
official said.

Senior Home Ministry officials will also attend the
day-long meeting.

The officials would also discuss issues relating to
modernisation of state police forces, rehabilitation of
surrendered militants, filling up of vacancies/sanction of
additional posts in the state police forces, etc.

Bureau Report