On the eve of the verdict on the Ayodhya title suits, Rajasthan Police today alerted its senior officers in all the 33 districts to ensure public order, peace and harmony.
Internal security has been beefed up and intelligence agencies have been alerted to avert crisis or meet any exigency that may arise after the tomorrow’s verdict by the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court, Additional Director-General of Police (Law and Order) Navdeep Singh said.
Around 60 top officials, including ADGs, IG and SPs, have been deployed in parts of the State, Mr. Singh added.
Over 20,000 personnel of Rajasthan Armed Constabulary (RAC), Special Task Force (STF) and Quick Reaction Team (QRT), besides intelligence personnel and jawans in plain clothes have been deployed at all sensitive and religious places.
Tight security has been put in place at airports, railway stations, inter-state bus terminals, hospitals and government buildings, Mr. Singh said.
Meanwhile in the State capital, prohibitory orders under section 144 of the CrPC have been promulgated as a precautionary measure, IGP-Jaipur range-I Mr B L Soni said.
Twenty-five mobile magistrates have been deployed inside the walled city and in the outskirts.
Peace committees of all religions have been holding talks with people in sensitive areas urging them to respect the court verdict in the 60-year-old Ramjanmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit, whatever it may be, the IGP said.