Police sensitisation drive ahead of Rath Yatra

Puri: With the Nabakalebar Rath Yatra only days away, Police administration is pulling up its socks to ensure hassle-free management of devotees during this mega ritual.

A meeting in this regard was held at the on the premises of Police Reserve Lines in which central region IG R.P. Kochhe was present. Nabakalebar OSD Soumendra Priyadarshi and SP Ashish Singh were also among others who were present in meeting.

Officers ranging from the Commandant ranks to constables were sensitised on various aspects of facilitating devotees to have a darshan of the holy Trinity, traffic management, crowd control, accommodation of devotees, VIP movement and duties to be carried out by police inside the temple.

The meeting was aimed to brief all the Police cadres on how to effectively manage the devotees and facilitate hassle-free darshan of deities, said Kochhe.