Police personnel are deployed in all the cities of the state including Ludhiana. Security at railway stations is very strict. The police is keeping an eye on every activity. On the other hand, in Haryana too, the administration is alert about the Bharat Bandh. Security has also been increased.
Police on high alert on June 20 after Bharat Bandh call in Punjab. Some organizations announced Bharat Bandh. After this, security vigil has been increased in the entire state. Instructions have been given to tighten security outside coaching institutes preparing for army recruitment. At the same time, police personnel are ready at sensitive places. Police in Punjab have been directed to be on alert following incidents of violence and protests against the Agneepath scheme in several states.Police personnel are deployed in all the cities of the state including Ludhiana. Security is very strict at railway stations. The police is keeping an eye on every activity. On the other hand, in Haryana too, the administration is alert regarding the Bharat Bandh. Security has also been increased.
Pathankot-Jammutvi rail section is also badly affected
, demonstrations are going on in many parts of the country including UP, Bihar regarding the new recruitment scheme ‘Agneepath’ of the Indian Army. This has had a bad effect on the railways and there have been incidents of arson and sabotage in trains. Rail service running on Bihar-Bengal to Jammu Tawi section has also been affected.
In three days, 10 trains coming from Bihar-Bengal had to be canceled. Four trains were canceled on Friday and Saturday. Due to the increasing protest on Sunday, Firozpur Railway had to cancel six trains of Up Down. According to the information, Sealdah Express from Kolkata to Jammu Tawi, Archana Superfast from Rajindranagar to Jammu Tawi and Himgiri Superfast from Kolkata to Jammu Tawi were canceled on Sunday. Similarly, Acharna Superfast going from Jammu Tawi to Rajinder Nagar, Sealdah and Himgiri Superfast going to Kolkata also had to be cancelled.
GRP and RPF increased vigil, keeping a close watch on every passenger
Security has been beefed up at Pathankot’s Cantt station after violent incidents against the central government’s Agneepath. District Police, RPF and GRP are keeping a close watch on every passenger at the station. GRP and RPF are keeping a close watch on the passengers by jointly running the campaign.