Published On : Sat, Nov 17th, 2012
Latest News | By Nagpur Today Nagpur News

Security beefed up at Nagpur following Bal Thackeray’s demise

Nagpur News :  Security has been raised across length and breadth of the city following the demise of Shiv Sena supremo Balasaheb Thackeray in Mumbai on Saturday evening. With the speculation riding high over the past couple of days regarding the deteriorating health of the leader, there was serious concern about maintaining peace.

Sensing the whiff of situation arising out of the growing concern among Thackeray’s followers, Nagpur’s Commissioner of Police Dr. Ankush Dhanvijay has alerted  his men to maintain a strict vigil over mood of the people especially Shivsainiks in the city.

Meanwhile, large number of police personnel have been deployed at various sensitive areas of the city in order to contain any possibility of mob frenzy.

While mourning the demise of Thackeray, Dhanvijay appealed to the Shiv Sena workers and other followers of the bereaved fire brand leader to maintain the integrity of the city and observe peace at the moment.