Cuttack: As many as 30 platoons of policemen will be deployed in Cuttack city to enforce law and order as well as strict observance of Covid-19 guidelines during the ensuing Durga Puja celebrations.
Apart from that 100, police officers will be deployed.
“30 platoons of the police force and 100 officers will be deployed in the city during Durga Puja,” informed Cuttack Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Prateek Singh.
Singh said the focus will be primarily on enforcement of Covid guidelines during the Durga Puja celebrations.
The DCP stated that all Puja Committees of the city have been asked to ensure that there is no crowding.
Stress will be laid to prevent crowding in market areas, he added.