Gamharia : Elaborate security arrangements have been made in Gamharia and Adityapur to prevent any untoward incidents during the festival of colours Holi.
The administration has deployed additional police personnel. All the police stations of the district have been asked to take up measures to prevent hooligans from creating law and order problem on the festival day.
Cops have been directed to keep an eye on people who roam in the streets after consuming liquor and create nuisance. Chairing the meeting police station officer Arvind Sharma said that the festival will be celebrated in peaceful and harmonious environment He urged people to refrain from obscene songs.
The police officials said that strict security would be in place for the festival of colours and those indulging in mischief in the garb of revelry would be taken to task.
Meanwhile the city police department is working hard in keeping a stringent vigilance on eve-teasers during Holi, as incidents of eve-teasing and passing lewd comments on girls and women are reported the most during this season.
Cops in plainclothes have been deployed for a watchful eye on crowds especially youths, who indulge in eve-teasing.
“We are also carrying search operations at different hotels and lodges to nab suspected people.
Moreover extra vigil is also being kept at the border areas of the district,” said an officer. He said that the police control room is coordinating with different police stations to ensure peace and harmony.