Haryana will quickly arrange an Anti-Terror Squad (ATS), Home Minister Anil Vij Wednesday mentioned, the choice coming days after 4 terror suspects with Pakistan hyperlinks a rocket-propelled grenade was fired focusing on Punjab Police Intelligence headquarters at Mohali in neighbouring Punjab.
“From the security point of view, Anti-Terror Squad will be formed, in which DIG and SP rank officers will be included,” he mentioned, whereas presiding over a gathering on security-related issues with officers of the Home and police division.
There is a necessity to extend safety in Haryana in view of the explosion on the intelligence wing headquarters in Mohali, and the current arrest of 4 suspected Pakistan-linked terrorists who have been nabbed with explosives in Haryana’s Karnal, Vij mentioned.
He mentioned, “There is a strong need of beefing up the security across Haryana. We will be exercising constant surveillance on the activities of anti-social elements and terrorists and analyse their modus operandi closely. We will be demolishing their networks,” mentioned Vij.
Metal detectors shall be put in in any respect crowded locations and busy markets within the state as a part of enhanced safety measures, he mentioned, and likewise requested senior states officers to make sure all essential buildings within the state are coated by CCTV cameras.
About the social media networks being utilized by the fear suspects, Vij mentioned, “Haryana Police shall also be reaching to the last man behind such social media posts that spread anti-national video-messages”.
Additional Chief Secretary of Home Department Rajeev Arora and Director General of Police P Ok Agrawal have been amongst others current within the assembly.
Arora mentioned, “A security audit will be conducted for all the vital and security installations across the state”.
DGP Agrawal added that the police can even be launching an consciousness marketing campaign asking individuals to tell them about any suspected, unclaimed objects in buses, trains or at public locations.
In an audacious assault on Monday, a rocket-propelled grenade was fired on the third ground of the highly-guarded constructing in Mohali’s Sector 77 at 7.45 pm, which despatched the state in a excessive alert mode. Nobody was injured within the assault.
Vij mentioned the Haryana authorities is able to provide any assist to Punjab on this matter. “Our senior officers will be meeting their Punjab counterparts soon.”
Referring to Khalistan flags being put up on the primary gate of the Himachal Pradesh Assembly constructing. Vij mentioned he has directed officers in Haryana to make sure all essential buildings within the state are coated by purposeful CCTV cameras. Besides, he mentioned he can even attraction to widespread individuals, merchants and social organisations to put in CCTV cameras.
In the assembly, Rajeev Arora knowledgeable that the safety audit of police institutions and key authorities buildings shall be performed to counter any untoward incident.