Tag: Security

Security beefed up in Maoism prone dists for I-Day

Bhubaneswar: With the 70th Independence Day just a few hours away, arrangements for celebration of the day have reached final stages in the state. Security arrangements have been stepped up in the Maoist-prone districts of Koraput, Rayagada and Malkangiri. According to sources, security arrangements have been beefed up at the three entrances to Koraput district. […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Elaborate security for Nabajoubana darshan of deities

Puri: Elaborate security arrangements have been made for the Nabajoubana darshan of the deities in the Shri Jagannah temple tomorrow. Giving details of the arrangements, IG (Operation) Soumendra Priyadarshi said as the deities would come out of the Anasara Gruha tomorrow and give darshan to the devotees in Nabajoubana attire, the State Police have made […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Tight security for D-brothers in Jharpada, Balasore jails

Bhubaneswar/Balasore: A day after the shifting of the Dhalasamant brothers from Choudwar Circle Jail, security has been beefed up in Jharpada Special Jail in the capital city and the District Jail in Balasore. While Sushant Dhalasamant is lodged in Jharpada jail, his younger brother Sushil is lodged in Balasore District Jail. Talking about the security […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Security a major concern for Choudwar Jail

Choudwar: With acute shortage of staff and weak infrastructure, security in the Choudwar Circle Jail, the largest jail in Odisha, has become an issue of grave concern. Talking to OTV, Superintendent of Choudwar Circle Jail, Niranjan Das said the jail, with a scheduled capacity to house 728 prisoners, is now overcrowded with 1110 prisoners. To […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
DGP reviews security ahead of Modi’s Bargarh visit

Bargarh: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit on February 21 to attend a farmers’ rally here, Director General of Police (DGP) KB Singh today reviewed the security arrangements at the meeting venue. Singh was accompanied by Intelligence director Sunil Roy, IG Swapna Tiwari and DIG Prateek Mohanty. Moreover, senior BJP leader and MLA KV […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
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Security beefed up at Bhubaneswar Airport

Bhubaneswar: Following a terrorist attack on an Indian Air Force (IAF) base at Pathankot in Punjab in the wee hours on Saturday, authorities of the Biju Patnaik International Airport here have stepped up security measures in and around the airport. Informing the media about this on Saturday, director of Biju Patnaik International Airport Sharad Kumar […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
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Security to be beefed up for SRK's visit amid threat from regional outfit

Bhubaneswar: The commissionerate police on Saturday said that adequate security measures will be taken for the visit of Shah Rukh Khan to Odisha after the Kalinga Sena threatened to throw ink on his face. The Kalinga Sena, a fringe outfit in Odisha, has threatened to throw ink on the actor’s face for distorting history in […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Kerala Police take over security of relief camps

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Police on Tuesday took over the security of all the relief camps in the flood-battered state, police chief Loknath Behra said. Over a million people are now housed in more than 3,000 relief camps that have been set up across the state. The maximum number of people are in Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Pathanamthitta […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
India, Kazakhstan agree to boost trade, defence cooperation

Astana: India and Kazakhstan agreed to strengthen cooperation in the areas of trade and defence and security following delegation-level talks headed by Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov here on Friday. “We covered the full range of bilateral, regional and global issues of mutual interest,” Sushma Swaraj said while […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Wipro beefs up security after threat mail

Bengaluru: Software major Wipro stepped up security at all its offices following an e-mail threat to send a toxic drug to its campus here, the company said on Saturday. “We have augmented security measures at all office locations, though there is no impact on our operations,” said the city-based IT firm in a statement. Confirming […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
CCTVs in all Govt Hosp to ensure safety of docs

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Wednesday directed the district collectors to tighten security in all government hospitals to ensure protection of doctors and staff. The government direction came after increasing cases of untoward incidents in the premises of health institutions like manhandling of doctors and staff of the institutions. Health Secretary P.K. Meherda in a […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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Security important for men too: Manoj Bajpayee

Mumbai: Actor Manoj Bajpayee says it is important to think about the security of men along with women. “Women’s security is a concern that we all should collectively address. But security is not just important for women, it’s for men too. It is not gender specific,” Manoj said in a statement. Manoj, who was last […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Odisha govt asks shelter homes to install CCTVs

Bhubaneswar: In the wake of two recent cases of sexual abuse in the shelter homes of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, the Odisha government has asked all organisations running such facilities to install CCTVs on the premises to ensure safety and security of girls. The government plans to conduct meetings with the heads of all child […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
World Eleven arrives in Lahore amid unprecedented security

Karachi: In what could be the beginning of international cricket resuming in strife-torn Pakistan, a World Eleven side landed in Lahore in the wee hours on Monday for a Twenty20 series against the hosts. An unprecedented security greeting the side, to be led by South African captain Faf du Plessis, at the Allama Iqbal International […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
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Security tightened at Delhi airport after terror threat

New Delhi: Security was Sunday tightened at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport here following an intelligence alert that terrorists may target Air India flights going to Afghanistan, an official said.

  • Monday, 21 June 2021