Islamabad—Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) police have devised a comprehensive security plan for Eid-ul-Azha and also issued security advisory for the citizens going to their natives towns to celebrate this religious festival so that their property can be protected effectively. According to detail, Islamabad police have sought cooperation of the citizens for ensuring effective security measures. It has been asked to remain some lights on within the House and also assign duty of some person to look after your house.
Police said that no valuables including jewelry and cash should be left at home and all doors should be properly locked.
The hawkers should be advised not to throw newspapers at homes and any papers outside or within the House can give hint to criminals about absence of house inmates. It has been also advised to depute security guards in streets along with Mohallah Committees and to inform local police officers in case of going outside the city to celebrate Eid. It has been asked to submit two photographs, copies of CNICs along with finger prints at the relevant police station in case of giving job to any one as driver or domestic servants. In addition, Islamabad police have also devised comprehensive plan to ensure patrolling at different sectors for the safety and protection of lives and property of the masses during Eid holidays. According to the security plan, police source said that 3000 policemen would perform security duties during Eid days and guard religious gatherings at open places, Masajid and Imambargahs.
Beat systems have been introduced for security at main shopping centers, markets and additional deployment of policemen would be ensured for security. The contingents of mobile reserve police would be part of security measures at important shopping centers including Jinnah Super, Super market, F-10 and Aabpara markets. Policemen have been assigned duties at bus stands, graveyards and railway stations. All SHOs were directed to conduct security meetings with managers of bus stand. The policemen would patrol in the various sectors and contingents of Pakistan Rangers and police commandoes will assist police in these security duties.