PTI’s Long March: More than 23 thousand security personnel deployed in twin cities
ISLAMABAD: More than 23,000 security personnel including police, Rangers and Frontier Constabulary (FC) will perform security duties in the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi before the long march of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf.
According to police officials, 10,000 out of 23,000 security personnel, including Punjab Police, elite force commandos and sharpshooters, have been deployed to provide security for PTI’s long march when it enters the Rawalpindi division. Will be posted in the division.
Similarly, more than 13,086 personnel including Islamabad Police, FC, Rangers and Sindh Police will be deployed in and around the city to prevent PTI’s long march from entering Islamabad.
A major part of the designated force has already been deployed in different areas of the city. Of the 13,086 security personnel, 4,199 are from the Islamabad Police, 1,022 from the Sindh Police, 4,265 from the FC, and 3,600 from the Rangers, a senior police official said.
The Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration has arranged 1,100 containers to completely seal the city ahead of PTI’s long march and a total of 600 containers on standby at various roadside locations. has been kept
Containers have been carefully placed at various strategic locations and roads, including near Convention Centre, Faizabad, near Shakarparian on Srinagar Highway, on IJP Road near I-8 turn, at D Chowk, Cock Bridge. But, includes close to old. Motorway Toll Plaza, At Margalla Hills, At T Cross Rawat, Near Serena Chowk, On Margalla Road, Near Aga Khan Road, Nadra Chowk, At Express Chowk, Service Road Near Nadra Office, Near Rawal Lake, Sutra Mile, 26 No. Chongi, at. The capital will be completely sealed off during the “Long March” on Khayaban Chowk, Bari Imam, Zero Point, Bani Gala Road, and Bhara Kahu. The official said the police recovered 616 tear gas guns, 50,050 tear gas shells, 611 12-bore guns, 36,700 12-bore rounds, 17 paper ball guns with 4,000 projectiles, 15,000 cartridges, 4,000 cartridges, 4,700 cartridges, and 4,000 cartridges. 423 Supercars,
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