Odisha ,Maharashtra, Rajasthan,and Uttar Pradesh have been put on high alert after Intelligence Bureau (IB) reported that terrorists operating from Pakistan are planning an attack in the month of January.
Pakistan-based terror outfits Jamaat-u-Dawa (JuD), Jaish- e-Mohammad (JeM) and Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) have transmited four groups to India for carrying out terror attacks in particular areas said by reports.
The terrorists, as per the inputs assembled by the IB, have already infiltrated into the four concerned states.,
Security has been squeezed across India ahead of Republic Day celebrations on January 26.
An extra vigil is being mounted in border towns as security agencies fear militant attacks from across the border ahead of US President Barack Obama’s visit to the country.
Obama will be the first US President to be there a Republic Day celebration. He is the only US President to visit the country twice while in office. An extra vigil is being mounted in border towns as security agencies fear militant attacks from across the border ahead of US President Barack Obama’s visit to the country.
Security officials have earlier tiped off that around 200 militants are waiting to cross over from across the border.
Oficial sources said Delhi Police is mounting 15,000 CCTV cameras as part of security arrangements to ensure full security for US President Barack Obama, who will be the Chief Guest at the Republic Day celebrations. Over 45,000 personnel from Delhi Police and paramilitary forces will also be on the streets of the capital on January 26.
In Odisha the Jaganath Dham Puri,Lingaraj Mandir Bhubaneswar,Secrateriat Office, and some big malls,crowed areas,Dhauli are in target.
Sources said the central, north and New Delhi districts will be manned by over 20,000 security personnel, including men from the SPG.
The airspace over the capital will be scrutinized by a special radar, they said.