Checking of Taxi Stand, Auto Stand & Arms dealers in view of forthcoming Independence


Buzzing chandigarh (Poonam) 24 July: Keeping in view of Independence Day-2018, Chandigarh Police is regularly conducting various checking exercises to avoid any untoward incident in the city. The various operations are undertaken by Chandigarh Police for the maintenance of law & order and also for the purpose of safety and security of citizens.

In view of the same, today a special checking was conducted by all police station staff to check the Taxi Stands, Auto Stand & Arms Dealers in the city. The Antecedents of the driver were checked. The registered taxi & autos were cross checked. Further Taxi Stand manager along with Taxi Drivers, Auto drivers & Arms dealers have been briefed accordingly. They have been briefed to inform police station in case of any suspicious activity found. Total 66 Taxi Stands, 28 Auto Stands & 10 Arms dealers were checked. The total 815 registered taxis and 639 registered autos are checked under this drive.

This drive being conducted under directions of senior officers issued to all the SDPOs/SHOs of police stations in their respective areas. These special drives are being conducted by Police Stations staff under the close supervision of SDPOs and SHOs. All the SDPOs & SHOs have been briefed about the safety, security of citizens especially Women & Children and maintenance of law & order in their respective jurisdictions.

Besides this, the Bomb Detection teams of Chandigarh Police have also started major checking exercise at vital installations and heavy footfall areas. Special searches are being conducted by Chandigarh Police with the help of dog squad and bomb detection team at heavy foot-fall areas, vital installations which includes busy markets, ISBT’s, public parking areas, Cinemas, govt. buildings, tourist places etc.

Such types of exercises will be continued.


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