AMARNATH YATRA: IG Jammu chairs security review meet

During the meeting, the officers briefed the IGP with regard to security arrangements in order to ensure smooth and peaceful conduct of the 58-day-long Yatra, which starts from June 28.

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Jammu, Publish Date: Jun 20 2018 1:49AM | Updated Date: Jun 20 2018 1:49AM
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Inspector General of Police Jammu Shiv Dev Singh Jamwal on Tuesday convened a meeting with army, paramilitary forces, intelligence agencies and Jammu-based police officers to review the security arrangements for the upcoming Amarnath Yatra.

During the meeting, the officers briefed the IGP with regard to security arrangements in order to ensure smooth and peaceful conduct of the 58-day-long Yatra, which starts from June 28.

All the officers have been directed to be on high alert and work with synergy. They have also been asked to share intelligence on real time basis so that the nefarious designs of anti-national elements can be thwarted.

The IGP also stressed upon the officers to organize night patrolling on the highway regularly and to maintain close cooperation with all forces deployed in their areas. He also impressed upon district SSsP concerned to ensure adequate security in their respective districts, particularly at Base Camp Bhagwati Nagar, langers and lodging centers en-route.

On the border management front, the IGP stressed upon the officers of the border districts to lay joint nakas and ensure patrolling on all the probable infiltration routes. He also directed all the Border Police Stations to be strengthened and activated so as to neutralize any attempt of infiltration by militants from across the international border or line of control.

The other officers who attended the meeting included IG Armed Jammu, DD (IB) Jammu, DIG JSK Range, DIG CRPF Jammu Sector, SSP Jammu, SSP Security Jammu, SO to IGP Jammu,  SSP PCR Jammu, Commandant, 160 Bn CRPF, Commandant, 38th Bn CRPF, Commandant, BSF Frontier Hqr, Jammu. Col. GS Hqr 16 Corps, Addl. DC (SB) Jammu, Addl. DC Jammu SP CID SB, Jammu, SP Traffic Rural,  Addl. SP Traffic City, SP Telecommunication, SP City North /Hqr/Rural, Jammu, SP Ops, Jammu, SP APCR, Jammu, Rep of Hqr 26 Div, Dy SP GRP Jammu and DySP SDRF, Jammu.

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