Islamabad: Islamabad Capital Territory Police have made comprehensive security arrangements in the city for the Budget Session of the Parliament convening here on Friday.
Following the directions of Inspector General of Police Islamabad Wajid Ali Khan Durrani, security has been tightened in the city and extra deployment is also made in the various areas to avert any untoward incident. Contingents of Rangers are also assisting Islamabad police in these security arrangements.
Combing has been ordered in the slum areas while extra vigilance is being made at bus stands and other public places. Extra deployment of police personnel will be ensured at important locations of the city including chowks and signals.
The police commandoes has been deputed around sensitive locations and important buildings while special police teams have been constituted by each police station for effective patrolling in its respective jurisdiction.
Special police deployment has been ensured at sensitive and important buildings while police officials in civil uniforms have been assigned the task to keep vigilance against suspicious elements.
The SSP Islamabad Tahir Alam Khan has issued special directives to all senior police officials to conduct checking themselves at all police pickets in their areas and make the security system more effective.
He has also directed for effective coordination among all wings of Islamabad police including Operational police, CID Department, Security Division and Special Branch.
Sniffer dogs have been sent at police pickets erected at entry and exit points of the Capital for effective checking of vehicles.
Special search of the forest and green belts of the city has been also ordered. Lady Commandoes are also performing security duties while policemen have been deputed at important signal points of the city.
According to SSP Islamabad Tahir Alam, the beat officers have been also directed to remain alert while Falcon and Eagle Squads have been also assigned the task of patrolling in the city.
The IGP has appealed to the citizens to remain extra vigilant and inform police in case of observing any suspect.
For more information, contact:
Capital Territory Police Islamabad Pakistan
Data centre H-11, Admin Block, Police Head Quarter, Islamabad
Tel: +9251 925 8371 Ext (160)
Fax: +9251 444 3180