New Delhi: After a warning issued by the Madhya Pradesh police officials that the terrorists might attack Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during his Delhi visit, UP and Delhi police have been advised to take strict measure concerning the UP CM’s security and safety.
The serious threat warning has been issued by the MP police, which stated in its intelligence report sent to the Centre that the UP Chief Minister could be targeted by the terrorist outfits during his visit to Delhi and other states.
If the reports are to be believed, the plot to target Yogi Adityanath could be carried out during Independence Day celebrations.
In the intelligence report issued by the MP Police, said that young boys have been recruited to accomplish the deadly mission.
The warning alert issued by MP Police said, “They could also target important religious places in Uttar Pradesh.”
Keeping in mind the warning, security at the Chief Minister’s residence and his office in state capital Lucknow has been beefed up.
Metal detectors have also been installed at all entry gates, said reports.
Speaking about the intelligence warning from the Madhya Pradesh Police, Praveen Kumar Tripathi, (IG Law and Order) went on to say: ”There is no specific reason for this and is also a part of our drill. On basis of threat perception, we increase the security of VVIPS.”