Is to value all members in the force, represent member’s interests and concerns, promote their general welfare and contentment.
According to the cabinet decision passed to seek welfare matters of all Government Departments in 1948, the welfare unit was established on 23rd June, 1948 under the supervision of an Assistant Superintendent of Police. Initially only one clerk was allocated to this unit to see the Welfare activities of all officers in Police department.
Services Rendered to the Police Officers
A brief account of the activities conducted by the police welfare division has been made available for all rank of Police officers performing duties, maintaining law and order of the country to protect the public and the public properties and unitary and territorial integrity.
These services have been extended to dependents of the police officers to safeguarding and providing financial benefits when they become helpless after their guardian offered their lives whilst on duties. And also provide assistants to uphold officer’s living standards, support to children’s education, freely provide medical aids and other various activities, and finally support to get their pension and W & OP benefits when the officers meet the retirement age.
Office Telephone Numbers
Inspector General of Police
IG's Help Desk
+94 11 2444480
+94 11 2444483
+94 11 2421111
Child & Women Bureau:
+94 11 2444444
+94 11 2854931