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Increase vigil along IB, Vohra directs security officials

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

and N N has directed the security apparatus along the to heighten vigilance in view of the recent reports of infiltration in the valley.

At a security arrangements review meeting here, reiterated the need to constantly maintain a close watch on the ground situation, an said.

The said real-time coordination between the security forces and the civil administration was paramount. The meeting was attended by Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, Vijay Kumar, B V R Subrahmanyam, DGP S P Vaid and other officials from police, CRPF, Army, and intelligence agencies.

Taking into account the infiltration bids made in the last four weeks, the stressed on the need for heightened vigilance along the International Border and Line of Control, adding that safety of protected persons, important establishments and installations was to be not to be overlooked.

The governor was given a sector-wise assessment of the prevailing security situation, the added.

called for uncompromising adherence to procedures, which ensures zero collateral damage while delivering effective counter-terrorism responses.

At the meeting, security arrangements of Shri Amarnathji Yatra and the forthcoming elections to urban local bodies and panchayats were also discussed, the said.

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First Published: Fri, August 10 2018. 13:55 IST