DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 25: Dimapur Police has ordered the sealing of all inter-state entry points for 72 hours, as per the Election Commission of India’s directive.
In a press release, the Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime) Dimapur informed that gates will be sealed to “prevent undesirable elements and materials being transported into Assembly Constituency from outside and to apprehend them if they attempt to do so”.
“In this connection DCP Dimapur/ Chumoukedima/Niuland are directed to ensure the following at every interstate entry point under respective AOR: seal all check posts with effect from the evening of February 25, 2023 till the evening of February 27, 2023 and disallow any thoroughfare; intensify patrolling along the border and apprehend anyone attempting to crossover; and co-ordinate with neighbouring districts authorities of bordering States to ensure proper sealing of border”, read the order.
However, it directed them to coordinate for movement of essential commodities/emergency services into the State.
(Page News Service)