Leave cancelled for Uttar Pradesh police personnel

July 27th, 2008 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS  

Lucknow, July 27 (IANS) A high alert has been sounded in Uttar Pradesh following the bomb blasts in Bangalore and Ahmedabad and leave of all police personnel has been cancelled, officials said Sunday. Principal Secretary (Home) Mahesh Gupta and Director General of Police Vikram Singh interacted with officials of all districts through video conferencing Saturday night and passed the instructions.

“The officials have been directed to intensify patrolling and search operations,” Additional Director General of Police Brijlal told IANS.

Senior police officials of Faizabad, Agra, Gorakhpur, Chitrakoot, Mathura and Varanasi districts have been specially instructed to keep a watch on possible suspects, he added.

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