Security Arrangements

  • UP police receives intelligence alert for Ayodhya, Mathura, Varanasi July 2, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Police has tightened security arrangements in temple towns of Ayodhya, Mathura and Kashi for the upcoming holy month of Shravan after intelligence inputs of possible disturbances. Inspector General of Police (law and order) Amrendra Sengar told reporters that the state police has received an alert from intelligence agencies for...
  • 7,000 Delhi Police personnel deployed for Modi's swearingin ceremony May 25, 2014

    New Delhi: As the nation will welcome its 14th Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on Monday, the Rashtrapati Bhawan is gearing up for the swearingin ceremony to be held in its court. More than 7,000 Delhi Police personnel have been deployed for Modi's openair ceremony which will be attended by 3,500...
  • Elaborate security arrangements in place for election: Goa DIG April 12, 2014

    Goa Deputy Inspector General of Police OP Mishra said elaborate security arrangements have been made for the Lok Sabha elections. He said, "Systematic analysis and physical verification of all booths has been done. We have been provided 10 companies of central armed police forces, CISF. During the process of election...
  • Elaborate security arrangements to ensure free and fair polls: Navdeep Singh March 13, 2014

    Elaborate security arrangements will be made to ensure free and fair Lok Sabha elections in Rajasthan. "Adequate arrangements will be made for the parliamentary polls and deployment of forces will be made in such a manner so that no untoward incident takes place," Special DG (Law and Order) Navdeep Singh told...
  • Tight security arrangements for Rajasthan Assembly session beginning Jan 21 January 10, 2014

    Elaborate security arrangements will be made for the first session of Rajasthan Assembly beginning from January 21. Adequate number of security personnel will be guarding the building, which will be checked by bomb disposal and dog squads on a daily basis during the session. The information was given during a review meeting...
  • Special security arrangements made for Chehallum: Home Department December 20, 2013

    Elaborate security arrangementshave been made for maintaining peace and order duringChehallum on December 24, state Home Department said on Friday.A total of 15 districts, including Lucknow, have beenidentified as sensitive and special arrangements have beenmade to ensure peace and order at these places, a spokesman ofthe department said. Besides Lucknow, Meerut,...
  • British royal couple Charles and Camilla visit Uttarakhand; security beefed up November 6, 2013

    Elaborate security arrangements have been made in Dehradun and Rishikesh in view of the visit of Prince of Wales Charles and his wife Camilla Parker Bowles to Uttarakhand on Wednesday. Over 600 police personnel besides a large number of PAC jawans have been deployed around places which form part of the...
  • Delhi: A day after Mahabodhi temple attack, no security arrangement at monastery July 8, 2013

    Even after the attack on the Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya, there isn't any security arrangement at Majnu Ka Tila, also known as mini Tibet of Delhi. There is no checking at the entrance and no security guard. ...
  • Hyderabad: Tight security amidst Eid celebrations August 20, 2012

    The nation celebrates EidulFitr on Monday. It marks the end of monthlong fasting for Muslims. ...
  • 100 CCTVs to keep watch on RDay parade route January 17, 2011

    New Delhi: Close to 100 CCTVs will help security personnel keep a hawkeyed vigil on the eight kilometre stretch between Rajpath and Red Fort in the run up to the Republic Day celebrations when India showcases its military might and cultural diversity. According to a senior police official, 90 CCTVs...
  • Commonwealth Games CEO says no presumptions so early March 20, 2009

    New Delhi: Reports say that the Delhi government is keen to host at least a couple of IPL matches after the elections are over. That could upset the organisers of the 2010 Commonwealth Games. "The IPL should be postponed till after the elections are over," the Indian Olympic Organisation boss, Suresh Kalmadi...
  • World Twenty20 security arrangements to be reviewed March 6, 2009

    London: Cricket officials are reportedly set to meet with the British government to review security arrangements for this year's World Twenty20 in England, the first major international tournament since gunmen attacked the Sri Lanka team in Lahore. The June 5-21 tournament is to take place at...
  • India's Republic Day security | Air attack feared January 26, 2009

    New Delhi: Troops stepped up patrols in many parts of India and cities were on high alert as the country prepared its Republic Day celebrations on Monday only two months after the Mumbai attacks. Police said they killed two suspected Pakistani militants after a pre-dawn car chase on Sunday at Noida...
  • Delhi police tightens security to ensure a peaceful I-Day August 14, 2008

    New Delhi: India will celebrate its 61st Independence Day on Friday and the Delhi police have stepped up security in the capital. The Delhi police have made tight security arrangements and tried to sensitise schools, hospitals and the general public about the possible threats. It is that time of the...
  • Police deploys 2,500 recruits to keep Delhi safe July 31, 2008

    New Delhi: "Catch them young" - this is the mantra being followed by Delhi Police as it deployed nearly 2,500 recruits for surveillance in the national capital following back-to-back blasts in Bangalore and Ahmedabad. Maintaining that the move was not taken due to staff shortage, senior officials of the...