On the occasion of Independence Day, 25 thousand guests used to attend the program here every year. They also have school children. But this time only about five thousand guests will be present here.
- VIP list will be smaller this year
- School children will not be included
- Preparations have begun for the Independence Day celebrations at the Red Fort.
Looking at the Corona period, preparations for this time are also being done differently than other years
The chairs have been placed at a distance of two yards. Every person who is preparing in preparation is doing his work by putting a mask on his mouth.
According to Delhi Police sources, the VIP list has also been shortened this time. Every year about 10 thousand school children were involved in the program of August 15, but this time they have not been called. This time 500 NCC cadets have been called in place of school children. Also, this time Corona Warriors have also been invited.
On the occasion of Independence Day, 25 thousand guests used to attend the program here every year
They also have school children. But this time only about five thousand guests will be present here.
Regarding preparations, DCP Monika Bhardwaj of North Delhi said that special arrangements have been made for security this time in view of the Independence Day program.
More than 300 CCTV cameras have been installed in the Red Fort and surrounding areas
Scaffolding has been made for the deployment of security personnel. On which they will be able to stand up During the Independence Day event, Delhi Police and Para Military Force personnel will be stationed at all the gates.
The Delhi Police, like every time, held a co-ordination meeting with neighboring states before August 15 this time too. But this time due to Corona, the meeting was done through video conferencing. Police from nine states participated in this meeting and shared inputs related to terrorists.
In the meeting, emphasis was also given on the verification of security personnel posted in the security of 15 August
Apart from Delhi Police, police officers from Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Haryana, Punjab, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Jammu Kashmir and Chandigarh participated in this meeting. Apart from the terrorists, information about the vicious miscreants hidden in the Delhi-NCR area was also shared in the meeting.
Also, on August 15, paragliders, drones and other flying objects have been asked to be fully alert. Apart from this, it has also been instructed to keep an eye on the businessmen, guest houses, cyber cafes, hotels, tenant verification, in the horse trading.