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Special security and patrolling plan devised for Yum ul Quds and Eid-ul-Fitr


Special security and patrolling plan devised for Yum ul Quds and Eid-ul-Fitr ISLAMABAD, June 21, 2017: Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) Police have finalized a comprehensive security and patrolling plan on the eve of Yum-ul-Quds, Chand Raat and Eid ul Fitr besides augmenting the security at public places, worship places and other important buildings to thwart any untoward incident. The security plan was finalized here on Wednesday in a meeting presided by SSP (Operations) Sajid Kiani which was attended among others by all SPs, DSPs, SHOs and other senior police officials. In connection with Yum-ul-Quds, elaborate security measures have been taken and SSP Islamabad has directed also to ensure strictsecurity measures outside all masajid, imambargahs, exit and entry points of the city. Islamabad police along with contingents of Rangers will ensure fool proof security arrangements on this occasion and police commandos will be deployed along with procession for the safety of the people. All police officials have been directed to remain on high alert and fully prepared to avert any untoward situation during Eid days. According to the security plan, more than 2500 policemen would perform security duties on Eid and would guard religious gatherings at open places, Masajid and Imambargahs. SSP Islamabad has also directedto cancel the holidays of cops of Islamabad Police force.During the ongoing week, Eid shopping will be at peak in Capital following which SSP has directed to beef up security arrangements and ensure effective patrolling as well as vigilance in the city. Police officials have been also assigned security duties in this connection at Masjid and Imambargahs. The squad of Bomb Disposal squad would conduct checking of various areas and parking will not be allowed near worship places or congregation. As per plan, beat systems have been introduced for security at main shopping centers, markets and additional deployment of policemen has been ensured there at Chand Raat. The contingents of mobile reserve police and prisoner van movement would be part of security measures at important shopping centers including Super Jinnah, Super market, F-10 and Aabpra market. Policemen have been assigned duties at bus stands, graveyards and railway stations while special deployment will be also made at Faisal Mosque on Eid day. Special police pickets have been erected in the vicinity of bus stands and police with the help of volunteers would check the passengers and other suspects there. As per security duties on Eid, the policemen would patrol in the various sectors and contingents of Pakistan Rangers and police commandos will assist police in these security duties. SSP Islamabad Sajid Kiani has issued special directions to Islamabad police to remain on high alert and fully prepared and vigilant to avert any untoward situation in the capital during Eid days. Special patrolling plan has been also chalked out following which vehicles of police stations, Falcon and Bravo vehicles would patrol in their respective areas while additional vehicles have been also provided to each police station for success of patrolling plan. Police teams have been constituted for patrolling in various urban sectors and rural areas. Keeping in view the rush of visitors at public places, security measures have been also taken at Shakarparian, Daman-e-Koh, Yasmin Garden, Manal, Lake View Park and Chattar Park. PRO Islamabad Police Dated 21 June 2017