71st Republic Day: Security tightened across Assam


GUWAHATI: Ahead of Republic Day on Sunday, security arrangements have been beefed-up across the state to ensure law and order.

Security forces have been keeping vigil in sensitive areas to avoid any kind of untoward incident during the Republic Day celebrations.

Checking of vehicles has been intensified in Guwahati along with other parts of the state. Security personnel have also tightened frisking at airport and rail stations.

Meanwhile, 40 CCTV cameras have been installed at Khanapara Veterinary College playground in Guwahati to monitor the venue constantly where the state government’s Republic Day celebration is scheduled to be held from 9 AM onward.

Preparations are in full-swing in other parts of Assam also to celebrate the 71st Republic Day with patriotic fervor.