Delhi Police Beefs Up Security Ahead Of Ayodhya Verdict
Police personnel leave after being discharged of their duty for the day from near the disputed Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid site, as the verdict date nears, in Ayodhya. (Source: PTI)

Delhi Police Beefs Up Security Ahead Of Ayodhya Verdict

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Ahead of the Supreme Court's verdict in the Ayodhya land dispute case, Delhi Police has asked its top officials to identify sensitive areas in the city for deployment of additional force, officials said.

The police is planning elaborate security arrangements and all precautionary measures will be taken, they said.

The deputy commissioners of police of all districts, along with the station house officers, have been directed to raise police visibility and patrolling in communally sensitive areas.

Also read: Supreme Court To Pronounce Ayodhya Verdict Tomorrow

According to an advisory released by the police, sufficient forces are being mobilised and the department will also requisition extra Central Armed Police Forces companies from the Ministry of Home Affairs.

Necessary arrangements will be made to ensure safety and security of religious places, the advisory said.

Social media platforms will also be monitored, the police said.

It advised users to post with discretion and restrain from spreading any unverified content.

Delhi Police will also initiate strict legal action against those found indulging in any activity which may adversely affect the peace and tranquillity of the society, a senior police officer said.

Also read: Ayodhya Dispute: Ram Lalla Or Babri Masjid – Whose Land Is It Anyway? Supreme Court To Decide On Saturday

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