PESHAWAR, November 14: The provincial government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has initiated an SMS service to facilitate local residents to seek out help of police.
People would be able to report against any of the police official for unjust treatment by sending an SMS on the provided number. In addition, people can also seek out the help of police authorities via SMS service in other matters.
The Police Access Service has been introduced on 12 November.
Talking to TNN, the in-charge of the service, Mr. Sajjad, said, “The complaints can be reported via fax and phone call as well. In order to assist the people, our Center will be open round the clock.”
He added that the staff would inform the police station as soon as they receive any report and the appellant would be assisted within 24 hours.
“Our SMS service number is 0315-9007777 and the landline number is 0800-00400. People can also register their complaints by mailing us on [email protected]”, he added.