10K security personnel ensuring security to 'Namste Trump'
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10Okay security personnel ensuring security to ‘Namste Trump’ (Representational Image)

Ahead of mega “Namaste Trump” occasion, the western a part of Ahmedabad was was digital fortress with 10,000 security personnel deployed at nearly each nook and nook main to Motera cricket stadium which is able to host the programme on Monday. Officials, talking on the situation of anonymity, instructed IANS {that a} whole of 8,000 personnel are from Gujarat Police, 1,000 from State Reserve Police (SRP) and 1,000 from Rapid Action Force (RAF) and Border Security Force (BSF) comprise security personnel deployed at Motera stadium and its close by places up to 5 kilometres.

The deployment was placed on place from February 19 in three shifts of eight hours to guarantee security for US President Donald Trump who will arrive in Ahmedabad round midday on Monday, on his lower than 36-hour go to to India, to attend the “Namaste Trump” occasion, stated an official.

As Trump will likely be accompanied by a high-level delegation together with First Lady Melania Trump, the President’s daughter Ivanka Trump, son-in-law Jared Kushner and a galaxy of prime US officers, and likewise Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the official stated, the National Security Guard (NSG) has been assigned to present security cowl on the Motera stadium and to their convoy reaching there from airport round 12.30 p.m. on Monday.

Besides, Special Protection Group (SPG) will likely be offering its particular security to Prime Minister Modi on the occasion which is anticipated to be witnessed by round 1.50 lakh individuals sitting within the Motera stadium — which the federal government claims as world’s largest cricket stadium ever constructed on this planet with a seating capability of 1.35 lakh for frequent individuals, 10,000 for VIPs and round 3,500 for VVIPS.

The areas close to Sabarmati River which runs via the centre of Ahmedabad and its western financial institution is the Gandhi Ashram at Sabarmati, which shows the Mahatma’s dwelling quarters and articles, and roads from airport to Motera are lined by the security personnel.

“It is over 1.5 month of a mammoth exercise which began with deployment of over 2,000 police personnel on Motera round the clock, ” one other official stated.

Almost 3,000 security personnel had been on Sunday tenting itself contained in the Motera stadium and had been being briefed by their seniors concerning their duties and focus areas in the course of the occasion on Monday.

Security personnel deployed on the stadium from completely different security forces instructed IANS that they are going to be on obligation by Three a.m. to four a.m. on Monday to guarantee impregnable security.


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