Amritsar (Punjab) [India], December 30 (ANI): The security arrangements in Amritsar have been tightened to ensure the safety and security of the people on the New Year’s Eve. Also Read - Prashant Kishor Appointed as Political Analyst of Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh

The Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) teams, along with the police, are deployed across the city. Also Read - Coronavirus: 5 States Witness Spurt in Cases in 24 Hours, Maharashtra Extends Lockdown in 2 Districts | Key Points

Police Commissioner SS Srivastava reviewed the arrangements and said, “All important and vulnerable areas are being closely guarded”. Also Read - COVID-19: Centre, States Discuss Fresh Spurt in Cases; Nationwide Lockdown on Cards Again?

An elaborate security arrangement will be there in place for the New Year to prevent any untoward incidents.

There will be an adequate deployment of traffic police, local police and PCR in order to contain hooliganism and revelry in the name of the New Year’s celebrations. (ANI)

This is published unedited from the ANI feed.