Excessive alert sounded in border districts
Amritsar, Could 10
Following a rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) assault on the headquarters of the Punjab Police’s intelligence wing in Mohali, a excessive alert has been sounded within the border district right here.
Senior Punjab Police officers held a gathering and carried out search operations at totally different locations in addition to enhancing safety cowl at susceptible locations, together with authorities buildings.
The Amritsar metropolis as nicely rural police have already been on alert in view of the upcoming Ghallughara Diwas to be noticed on June 6 on the Golden Temple.
Additionally, the Punjab Police have arrested two individuals with an IED within the Tarn Taran space, who had been employed for retrieving the explosives and delivering it elsewhere. Just lately, there was a spurt in drone actions from throughout the worldwide border, in smuggling heroin, arms and explosives by anti-national components from neighbouring nation, who wish to disrupt peaceable ambiance right here.
“Although we’re already on excessive alert in view of Ghallughara Diwas, safety across the police workplaces and headquarters has been enhanced following Monday’s Mohali incident,” stated Deputy Commissioner of Police (Legislation and Order), Parminder Singh Bhandal. He stated checkpoints on the entry and exit factors have been arrange, whereas search operations had been being carried out in numerous areas.
Following the RPG assault in Mohali, the police groups headed by ACP-rank officers held search round spiritual locations, together with Golden Temple, Durgiana Temple and authorities buildings, together with the railway station and bus stand, stated one other police official.
Police Commissioner Arun Pal Singh stated your entire Punjab Police was on alert. Being a border metropolis, having numerous locations of significance, senior police officers had been requested to stay on toes and guarantee acceptable safety preparations on the locations falling underneath their jurisdiction.
Swarndeep Singh, SSP Amritsar (rural), stated safety had been beefed up and search operations had been on at totally different areas. An in depth eye was additionally being saved on the suspicious components with a purpose to thwart any untoward incident.
Tarn Taran: SHOs advised to stay in discipline
Tarn Taran: Conserving in view the excessive alert sounded by the Director Normal Of Police (DGP), Punjab, the district police, too, have intensified safety within the district. The excessive alert was sounded as a result of RPG explosion that occurred on the headquarters of the Punjab Police’s intelligence wing in Mohali on Monday night time. DSP, metropolis, Barjinder Singh stated all officers and Station Home Officers (SHOs) have been instructed to stay within the discipline. The DSP stated safety in any respect entry factors to the district at Harike, Beas river bridge, Goindwal Sahib, Khabbe Dogra on Tarn Taran-Jandiala Guru Street, Mannan on the Amritsar-Khemkaran Street amongst different locations has been tightened. The actions of suspected individuals can also be underneath scanner. The DSP stated particular checking of autos was being performed. The police will stay deployed on the nakas within the district at night time too. OC