DGP directed to beef up security ahead of Republic Day

CM Tarun Gogoi has directed the state Director General of Police J N Choudhury to beef up security in the state in view of the forthcoming Republic Day.

Last Updated: Jan 12, 2013, 15:23 PM IST

Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has directed the state Director General of Police J N Choudhury to beef up security in the state in view of the forthcoming Republic Day.

The Chief Minister in an order also asked the police chief to strengthen security following the grenade blast at Digboi in Tinsukia district on January 9 in which three children were killed, official sources said here today.

The Chief Minister has directed the DGP to launch a manhunt to apprehend the culprits behind the incident.
PTI