Srinagar, Dec 24: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir Zone Shri Muneer Ahmed Khan has greeted the people and all ranks of police on Christmas, hoping that the auspicious occasion would herald peace and prosperity in Jammu & Kashmir.
In a message of greetings, the IGP said that Jesus Christ whose birthday is celebrated as Christmas around the world, was an apostle of peace who preached love, brotherhood and affection and cared for poor, downtrodden and needy people.
IGP said that by virtue of his teachings Jesus Christ is revered by people of all faiths. He said by adopting the path shown by him the mankind could achieve salvation and rid the world of hatred and enmity, the scourges afflicting the global society today. He said his teachings are more relevant in present day global scenario where materialism and selfishness are overtaking human values.
IGP prayed for peace and prosperity of the State and hoped that this year’s Christmas would usher J&K into a new phase of progress and development.