Added security on Holi at Lucknow


Lucknow: Holi is a festival of colour. To ensure complete safety and avoid any unlawful situation, the UP Police had enacted an elaborate plan to thwart any unwanted incident while celebrating the festival.

DGP of Uttar Pradesh Police Arvind Kumar Jain has directed the district level police heads to identify and secure sensitive areas during the festival. I G law and order Satish Ganeshan said, patrolling will be increased in the sensitive areas.

A company of Rapid Action Force (RAF) will be deployed in areas like Meerut, Bareilly, Muradabad, Azamgarh, Agra, Allahabad, Baranasi, Aligarh and Gorakhpur. While two other would be deployed in Lucknow.