The Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh police has been directed to track down two absconding policemen who allegedly raped a 14-year-old girl inside police station premises on Wednesday and were sacked.
Uttar Pradesh ADG (Law and Order) Arun Kumar, who oversaw security arrangements in Muzaffarnagar after communal riots erupted, has sought the state government`s permission to go on deputation at the Centre.
Stringent security measures have
been put in place at the on-going Magh Mela though there are
no intelligence inputs of any terrorist threats to the annual
religious congregation, a top police official said on Sunday.
Uttar Pradesh government has
transferred ten IAS officers, including principal secretary to
Chief Minister Mayawati, and decided to have two IPS officers
of the Additional Director General rank to control crime.