LAHORE – Security will be high alert on new year night as a serous threat of any terrorist activity is received from intelligence agencies, PakistanTribe reported.
Police sources told PakistanTribe that almost 10,000 policemen will be deputed for security reasons in Lahore city on the occasion of New Year Night.
Police has planned to have proper check on all the internal and external roads of Lahore and any suspect will be treated strictly as per law. It was also decided that all the important passage ways and highways of Lahore city will be ensured safe for public.
All these security measures are taken to encounter the expected terrorists activities for Lahore city. Intelligence agencies have reported the expected threat on New Year Night.
Police is already encountering terrorism along with rangers and intelligence agencies in Lahore.
Earlier on Friday night Police had arrested five suspects including two women who were planning to attack on Kot Lakhpat Jail Lahore to release their companion.
According to sources police in a joint search operation with intelligence agencies arrested five suspects including two women. These suspects were planning to attack on Kot Lakhpat Jail of Lahore.
Police recovered the maps of Kot Lakhpat Jail, Mobile ,Subscriber Identity Module Cards (SIM cards) of different networks, Rocket Launchers and Military Uniform.
Police told that these suspects were arrested from Fareed Colony Lahore on the basis of Intelligence reports. Police sources also revealed that they had completed their preparation of attack.
Police further revealed that they had also visited the Jail surrounding area to Reconnaissance (recce) to fulfill their mission. On the information received from these suspects police and intelligence agencies also targeted other areas of Lahore to arrest the network.
Search operations are going on country wide and dozens of suspects have been arrested by intelligence agencies, Police and Rangers.
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