Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s safety has been augmented with the creation of a devoted anti-sabotage verify crew. As per official sources, the devoted crew will primarily be used throughout CM Naveen Patnaik’s visits, from attending garlanding occasions to public conferences.
The crew will include two deputy commandant-rank officers, two assistant commandants, 4 armed sub-inspectors amongst different havildars and sepoys. The safety at CM’s residence has additionally been elevated. Now 91 personnel together with armed sub-inspectors might be deployed.
Sources stated that the choice to extend the safety cowl for the chief minister was taken after considerations have been expressed over the works of PSOs following the homicide of state well being minister Naba Das.
Equally, a devoted safety coaching centre may even be arrange for which new posts have additionally been created. Other than the Chief Minister, the safety cowl for Odisha Meeting Speaker, Deputy Speaker, and Ministers has additionally been revised. Round 72 further police personnel might be deployed. A complete of 203 new posts have been created.
Residence Division’s Particular Secretary, Santosh Bala has knowledgeable the Accountant Normal relating to the approval of the Odisha Governor for the strengthening of the safety wing beneath the Intelligence Directorate by the creation of latest posts.