Security measures for Pakistan Day parade


ISLAMABAD, March 20 (APP): A comprehensive security plan has been chalked out for Federal capital to avert any untoward incident on the occasion of Pakistan Day parade to be held on March 23.

Under the security plan, police along with personnel of Rangers and Pakistan Army would be deployed for security duties in the city on March 23.

Police, Rangers and personnel of 111 Brigade of armed forces would jointly perform security duties on the eve of Pakistan Day parade.

Under the plane all routes leading to Parade Ground would be put on high alert and strict checking of vehicles will be conducted.

The Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration has already imposed section 144 of the criminal procedure code (CrPC) in Islamabad. Section 144 also prohibits public gatherings of five or more persons, rallies and demonstrations within Islamabad.

High-ups of police have issued directives to ensure effective patrolling as well as checking at the entry and exit points of the capital city.

The Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) have also chalked out a special plan to ensure smooth flow of traffic on the occasion of Pakistan Day military parade.

VNS Islamabad