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Ayodhya verdict: Govt alerts states ahead of SC verdict, sends 4,000 troops

Home Ministry has rushed 40 companies of paramilitary forces to Uttar Pradesh to assist the state government in maintaining law and order.

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Ayodhya
Security has been tightened in Ayodhya ahead of the separate events of Shiv Sena and VHP being organised in the city today over the matter of the Ram Temple. Photo: @ANI

The Centre has asked all states to remain alert ahead of the verdict on Ram Janmabhoomi-title dispute and ensure security in sensitive areas, officials said on Thursday.

The (MHA) has also dispatched around 4,000 paramilitary personnel for security deployment in Uttar Pradesh, particularly in

A general advisory has been sent to all states and Union territories asking them to deploy adequate security personnel in all sensitive places and ensure that no untoward incident takes place anywhere in the country, a home ministry official said.

The ministry has rushed 40 companies of paramilitary forces to Uttar Pradesh to assist the state government in maintaining law and order.

A company of paramilitary forces comprises about 100 personnel.

The judgement on the Ram Janmabhoomi-title suit is expect before November 17.

First Published: Thu, November 07 2019. 15:50 IST
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