Jammu and Kashmir police today said that it has activated its intelligence grid to keep a vigil on the immoral and illegal activities during the New Year celebrations.
“It should be ensured that no illegal activity is undertaken during the celebrations that may pose a risk to human lives. Intelligence grid has also been activated to keep a vigil during the New Year celebrations,” Director General of Police K Rajendra Kumar said.
The DGP was speaking at a meeting of senior police officers to discuss measures to be taken during New Year celebrations in the state at police headquarter here.
Various issues were discussed threadbare, including steps required to be taken to make the celebrations smooth and secure.
It was decided that additional deployment would be made at various places, where such celebrations shall be held.
The DGP asked the police station officials and the traffic police to deploy squads at different places, especially in cities and big towns to curb traffic violations including drunken driving.
He stressed for strict action against persons driving under influence of alcohol.
He said bikers without crash helmets, rash driving and wrong parking should be strictly curbed and errant drivers be booked under law.
Rajendra appealed to the people to take all preventive measures for their safety during the celebrations.