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Ayodhya Ram Mandir Consecration: 3-Layered Security Cordon To Guard Temple

The CRPF, responsible for safeguarding the Ramjanmabhoomi site since the early nineties, will form a crucial part of the main temple cordon housing the sanctum sanctorum.

Edited By : Saurav Gupta | Updated: Jan 20, 2024 09:00 IST
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Ayodhya Ram Mandir Consecration
Ayodhya Ram Mandir Consecration

As Ayodhya prepares for the auspicious pran pratishtha ceremony at the Ram Lalla temple, a robust three-layered security cordon has been established, TOI quoted sources as saying. Comprising the Special Security Force (SSF), CRPF, provincial armed constabulary (PAC), and UP civil police, the arrangement aims to ensure the safety of the temple and its surroundings during the significant event.

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Ayodhya – SSF Trained by NSG: Elite Commandos Take Charge

Approximately 100 commandos of the SSF, specially trained by the National Security Guard (NSG) in advanced anti-terror tactics and intervention drills, have strategically positioned themselves in and around the temple complex. These elite commandos are equipped to handle various security threats and ensure a secure environment for the ceremony.

CRPF Guards Main Temple Cordon

The CRPF, responsible for safeguarding the Ramjanmabhoomi site since the early nineties, will form a crucial part of the main temple cordon housing the sanctum sanctorum. Their experience and expertise contribute to the overall security framework for the grand event.

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Ayodhya – SSF, UP Police, and PAC: Extensive Deployment

The SSF, consisting of personnel deputed from the UP police and PAC, plays a pivotal role with 1,400 personnel deployed in the ‘red’ zone located just outside the main cordon. The ‘yellow’ zone, covering areas outside the red zone, will witness the presence of PAC, UP civil police, and additional SSF personnel patrolling the temple surroundings.

Law and Order Preparedness by UP Police

With a focus on maintaining law and order in Ayodhya, the UP police has deployed extra forces equipped with drones, CCTV surveillance, and artificial intelligence solutions. This comprehensive approach ensures a proactive response to any potential security challenges.

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Ayodhya – NSG Training Enhances SSF Skills

Over the past 2-3 months, the NSG has imparted specialized training to SSF personnel, focusing on anti-terror tactics, intervention techniques, reflexes, precision firing with various weapons, and counter-IED skills. The SSF commandos’ close combat training emphasizes upper body strength, agility, and flexibility, reinforcing their readiness for any unforeseen circumstances.

First published on: Jan 20, 2024 09:00 AM IST

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