//
you're reading...
Uncategorized

Ahead of R-Day Capital turns into garrison

Adil Akhzer
Agence India Press

New Delhi: Delhi on Tuesday turned into a virtual security garrison as thousands of armed personnel kept vigil, & authorities geared up for the Republic Day celebrations.

Around 35,000 police personnel, including 15,000 from paramilitary forces and elite National Security Guards (NSG) were already deployed across the city.

Mobile hit teams, anti-aircraft guns and sharpshooters of the NSG are also on the job at various places. Snipers are on top of the high-rise buildings while around 100 CCTVs were keep a tight vigil on people’s movement

A senior security official said UAVs of the Air Force are being deployed for surveillance besides the usual deployment of helicopters. “The UAVs will not only keep an eye on the parade route but entire Delhi,” the official said.

A multi-layer security ring has already been put in place at Rajpath, where President Pratibha Patil will unfurl the tricolour and take the salute of marching contingents.

Patrolling in crowded market areas has been intensified and checking and frisking in Metro, railway stations tightened. Checking and frisking have also been intensified at all entry points with police setting up barricades to keep a vigil on all those entering the capital.

No vehicles will be allowed to ply on the Rajpath from 6 pm on January 25 while vehicular movement will be affected on Tilak Marg, Bahadurshah Zafar Marg, Netaji Subhash Marg upto Red Fort from 4 am the next day. (AIP)

Copyright © 2011 AIPTV. All rights reserved. http://agenceindiapress.com

Advertisements

About aipworld

Agence India press (A.I.P) is a first multimedia Business news agency from North India (Kashmir). Today it is one of the major news agency in the sector of media committed for providing best services with over 12 bureaus in State and across the India and outside Country. Agence India Press is also working on assignments to do which definitely are helping us to target more and more clients or subscribers, and also chance to cover maximum filed of news, feature and story. We cover almost all major areas of Jammu & Kashmir, and rest part of country interests to viewer including news, entertainment and life styles, health and science, business, sports, Human- interest feature, natural disasters, social, economic and developmental issues. Agence India Press is also working in different sectors like; Book Publishing, Book Distribution, Export Business, Music studio, Orchestra, Music Company and Service providers. Agence India Press takes revolutionary steps as the first Kashmir based international news network, in English, Arabic, Urdu, French, Dutch and Hindi.

Discussion

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: