The Bauchi State Police Command has knowledgeable that it’s going to deploy 3,067 officers and males in numerous Eid praying grounds and venues of occasions within the state for this 12 months’s Eid-el-Kabir arising on Friday.
That is contained in a press launch on safety preparations for the competition signed by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) within the command, DSP Ahmed Mohammed Wakili, on behalf of the state Commissioner of Police and made accessible to DAILY POST immediately in Bauchi.
In accordance with the police spokesman within the state, the officers and males to be deployed comprise typical police and different tactical groups of the Command in addition to needed logistics.
DSP Wakili acknowledged that the personnel to be deployed for this important task are beneath strict instruction of the Commissioner of Police, Lawan Tanko Jimeta, to be civil however agency within the discharge of their duties.
He acknowledged that the measure is aimed toward making certain hitch-free Sallah celebrations within the state, warning that the command will take care of those that want to trigger breakdown of regulation and order throughout the Sallah interval.
“In view of the forthcoming Eid-el-Kabir celebrations on 31 July, 2020, the Commissioner of Police, Bauchi State Police Command, CP Lawan Tanko Jimeta, psc needs to guarantee the nice folks of Bauchi State, the Command’s readiness to carry out its statutory duty of safety of lives and property of harmless residents within the state throughout the celebration.
“The Command will collaborate with sister safety businesses and all important stakeholders to make sure that the celebration is peaceable and hitch-free.
“To this impact, the CP has ordered the deployment of three thousand and sixty-seven (3,067) officers and males comprising typical police and different tactical groups of the Command in addition to needed logistics to all praying grounds and venues of occasions within the state.
“Personnel deployed for this important task are beneath strict instruction of the Commissioner of Police to be civil however agency within the discharge of their duties.
“Moreover, the Command is ready to take care of hoodlums, political thugs and different disgruntled components which will try to trigger break down of regulation and order earlier than throughout and after the festive interval,” the police picture maker acknowledged.
Wakili, nevertheless, warned that folks should strictly observe all established Covid-19 protocols whereas celebrating.
Whereas urging the folks to cooperate with the police to make sure peaceable celebrations, the discharge known as on the folks to promptly report any suspicious individual or object to the closest police station or name the command’s emergency numbers.
“The CP needs to increase his heat greetings to all Muslim trustworthy and different residents within the state as they rejoice Eid-el-Kabir and enjoins them to cooperate with police and different safety businesses of their efforts in direction of making certain peaceable celebrations and equally report any suspicious individual or object to the closest police station or name the Command emergency cellphone quantity 09053872273 or 08079579006,” DSP Wakili acknowledged.