Jammu, Aug 8: Inspector General of Police Jammu Zone S D Singh Jamwal today asked officers to keep tab on social media activities and rumour mongers as Independence Day is round the corner.
“Work in close coordination with greater synergy. Intelligence Agencies, Police and SFs Officers must step up vigil and security in the District right from now onwards to check any attempt of infiltration, movement of anti-national elements and forestall any ill-conceived plan of terrorists,” Jamwal said while chairing a meeting to review security scenario ahead of Independence Day celebration here.
He also directed district SsP to review the security of vital installations, religious places, minority pockets, crowded places and Police establishments to ensure utmost alertness.
Meanwhile a detailed assessment on intelligence given by State and Central Intelligence Agencies while it was also discussed that security arrangements have been put in place in connection with forthcoming Independence Day Celebrations in and around Jammu City as well as in the Border areas.
All the elements of preparation for the Parade were discussed including composition of Parade contingents, preparation of venue, anti-sabotage checks of the venues, barricading, Traffic arrangements in the City and at the venue, fire services, medical facilities and other contingencies for Independence Day Celebrations.
Review of the prevailing security scenario, throughout Jammu zone, was also taken while the intelligence agencies also gave their assessments with regard to current situation particularly in Doda, Kishtwar, Ramban, Rajouri and Poonch Districts.
SSP Traffic was directed to issue traffic advisory at least three days advance regarding restrictions in Jammu City to avoid any inconvenience to the general public.