Pathankot-like attack in Delhi? NSG, SWAT team deployed after terror alert

Security has been beefed up at major security installations, tourists spots and other important places in Delhi following terror alert from intelligence agencies. 

Pathankot-like attack in Delhi? NSG, SWAT team deployed after terror alert
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New Delhi: Security has been beefed up at major security installations, tourists spots and other important places in Delhi following terror alert from intelligence agencies. 

According to TV reports, two Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists have entered with a motive of carrying out suicide attacks in Delhi. 

Apart from extra paramilitary forces, National Security Guard (NSG)  and the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team have been deployed at crucial places to tackle any suicide attack or hostage-like situation in the National Capital. Also read: Pathankot terror attack LIVE updates

Delhi Police chief BS Bassi held a meeting with top officials to take stock of the situation on Sunday morning. 

Delhi and all other neighbouring states are already on alert after the deadly attack at Pathankot Air Force base on Saturday. About 10 security men are feared dead in the attack. 

Gunbattle was still on inside Pathankot Air Force base to neutralise the two suspected attackers who are still said to be holed up inside.

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