WHP Police Commander calls on police to remain steadfast

Police in the Western Highlands Province has been told to remain loyal to their profession and not to support any politicians.

Provincial Police Commander for Western Highlands Province Chief Superintendent Martin Lakari told his men and women in a parade today.

"Whoever is voted on the floor of Parliament as their prime minister is their prime minister and we have to respect that," he said.

He said they will be on full alert today in their province while the Vote of no-confidence is taken place in the National Parliament today in the National Capital District.

He said they have received some threats to certain areas of concern and properties and have deployed their personnel to monitor and provided security at those locations.

He also urged the people to be cautious about their actions while in the town and continue with their daily activities.

Bustin Anzu