Security beefed up in Kolkata after Delhi blast

Kolkata: Security has been beefed up in the metropolis in view of the blast that occurred outside the High Court premises in Delhi in which nine people were killed, top police officers here said.

"We are alert and security arrangements are being tightened," city police commissioner R K Pachnanda told reporters here.

Security arrangement in thickly-populated areas in the city is being enhanced, special commissioner of police Shibaji Ghose said.