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EID-KABIR: CP orders mass deployment of policemen in Delta



By Timi Black

The Commissioner of Police Delta State Command, CP Ari Muhammed Ali, FCIA, psc+ has assured all Muslim faithful in the State of the provision of adequate security and free flow of traffic in the State following this year’s Eid-Kabir celebration slated for Saturday 9th to Sunday 10th July 2022.

This was disclosed in a press statement signed by the state command’s spokesman, DSP Bright Edafe which a copy was sent to Congress correspondent.

He warned cultists and mischief makers to steer clear as the Command would deal decisively with anybody who is found wanting.

Meanwhile, the CP had ordered a massive deployment of personnel which included special constabulary across the State to provide adequate security in all Muslim prayer grounds and strategic locations in the State.

He had also directed all DPOS to intensify raids of criminal hideouts and black spots within their areas of responsibility.

Ari had adjured the Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of operations, Area Commanders, Divisional Police Officers, and Tactical Operations Officers to employ means of ensuring thorough supervision of personnel deployed for the actualization of peace and tranquillity during and after the celebration.

The Commissioner of Police on behalf of officers and men of the Command wished all Muslim faithful a hitch-free, and happy Eid-Kabir celebration.