Security beefed up in city


Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Operations Lahore Ashfaq Ahmad Khan on Sunday directed the police authorities concerned to beef up security in the provincial capital in order to better maintain law and order.
He issued the directives to all divisional SPs, ordering them to review security arrangements in their respective divisions. He ordered for setting up pickets in order to thoroughly check suspects.
The officials have been directed to properly check all vehicles at all entry and exit points in the city.
The DIG said that police would conduct search operations on a daily basis in every division.
All divisional SPs have been directed to brief policemen about the sensitivity of their duty and possible security threats, he added.
Officials of Dolphin force and the Police Response Unit (PRU) have also been directed to conduct patrolling in the city and keep a vigilant eye on suspected elements and activities, he concluded.—APP