UP government takes immediate measures in wake of Ayodhya Verdict

The state government has identified 31 districts as sensitive while Section 144 under CrPC, prohibiting the gathering of five or more persons, has already imposed across Uttar Pradesh.
Written By Siddhu Manchikanti | Updated: November 09, 2019 12:34 IST
UP government takes immediate measures in wake of Ayodhya Verdict

With security heightened across the country ahead of the Supreme Court's verdict in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit on Saturday, temporary jails have been set up in Uttar Pradesh. Moreover, the Uttar Pradesh-Nepal border has sealed following a meeting of top officials with CM Yogi Adityanath late on Friday night. The Internet has also suspended in some parts.
 
Security has beefed up in Ayodhya and adjoining areas ahead of SC's verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit and the administration is keeping strict vigil in 31 districts of UP. The Union home ministry is in regular correspondence with the state government and has provided 4,000 central paramilitary personnel for deployment in Uttar Pradesh.
 
The state government has identified 31 districts as sensitive while Section 144 under CrPC, prohibiting the gathering of five or more persons, has already imposed across Uttar Pradesh. Special focus is being given to Ayodha, the district where the disputed structure located. They have created different tiers of security zones, and each visitor is being scanned.
 
The Internet services had suspended in Jaipur Commissionerate for 24 hours from 10 am on Saturday, ahead of the Supreme Court's verdict in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit. Section 144 was also imposed in the Jaipur Commissionerate and Jaipur Rural. Police Commissioner Anand Shrivastav said around 1.5 lakh policemen had asked to be on alert mode.




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