Nagpur: Cops from various police stations under Nagpur Zone-IV have undertaken route march across the city to instill confidence among the citizens who otherwise feel insecure from the rising criminal activities. The move aimed at maintaining law and order during Eid which will be celebrated on July 6 or 7, depending on the sighting of moon. It was also done to beat the psyche of elements out to disturb peace and harmony of the city during festival.
Senior police officials including Assistant Commissioners of Police, Police Inspector, Assistant Police Inspectors, Police Sub Inspectors, Head Constables, Police Constables attired in full Uniform and armed with lathis, helmets and protective guards took part in the route march.
The route march covered Shitala-Mata Mandir Hasanbaug, KDK College, Ramna Maruti, Kharbi, Nandanvan, Bada Tajh Bagh, Chota Tajh Bagh, Sakhardhara, Ajni, Medical Square, Bidipeth, Hudkeshwar, Imamwada and Kharbi areas.
The aim of taking out the route march is in to enhance the visibility of Police in the area. The way the policemen marched in a disciplined manner was appreciated by the public at large. The cops received compliments too.
This route march also instilled a fear in the minds of goons and unscrupulous elements.
The route march was undertaken under the leadership of In-Charge of Economic Offences Wing, Deputy Commissioner of Police Shridhar and under the supervision of the respective In-Charge Police Inspectors of Police Stations falling under Zone-IV. Since Deputy Commissioner of Police Ishu Sindhu is on leave, Deputy Commissioner of Police Shridhar is holding the charge of Zone-IV.