Guwahati: Police Beefs Up Security Ahead Of Durga Puja
GUWAHATI: The Guwahati police is taking measures to beef up security arrangements ahead of the Durga Puja in the city.
Commissioner of Police, Deepak Kumar, informed on Wednesday that the puja committees have been instructed to install CCTV cameras in the padals as part of security measures.
“We will conduct meetings of all puja committees with the officers in-charge of all police stations ahead of the puja. Apart from this, we also issue guidelines from our office for the puja organising authorities. The organisers have been asked a list of volunteers,” mentioned Kumar.
The commissioner further added that he would also brief all officers-in-charge of different police stations about the security measures to be undertaken for the upcoming Durga Puja.
The puja committees have also been asked to install CCTV cameras in the puja pandals as part of the security arrangements.
“We are taking all necessary precautionary measures to ensure that no untoward incident takes place during the course of the Durga Puja,” said Kumar.
File photo of Deepak Kumar