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Security tightened in 8 Jharkhand districts

RANCHI, JULY 24. Security was stepped up in eight districts of Jharkhand today as a preventive measure following the resignation of the Jharkhand Mukthi Morcha chief Sibu Soren from the Union Ministry.

Additional reinforcements have been deployed in the Santhal Pargana, Ranchi and East Singhbhum districts as a precautionary measure, police sources here said.

Security around the SDJM court in Jamtara has already been tightened. The judge at the court has also been provided with adequate security, they added.

PTI

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