Jammu and Kashmir security agencies on Wednesday held a security review meet in Jammu division.
The agencies held threadbare discussions about drone activity in border areas, Amarnath Yatra and also the latest delimitation commission report was discussed during the security meet.
“Security forces agreed to put in place counter strategy to foil drone challenge,” the local news portal KNO reported on Wednesday.
The security agencies have also agreed to procure drones to counter drone challenge besides ensure that no weapon, drugs and currency is air-dropped through drones either on the LoC or the IB in Jammu region.
The security huddle in Jammu was attended by top security officials which included Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbagh Singh and General officer Commanding (GoC) of Rising Star Corps P N Ananthanarayanan, besides a galaxy of army, police officers and also officers from the intelligence wing.
Home Secretary Shaleen Kabra , Special DG CID Divisional Commissioner, all Brigade Commanders of Jammu and Samba Division along with IG level officers from Jammu Kashmir Police, Border Security Forces, Central Reserve Police Force and Deputy Director from State Intelligence Bureau and Special Bureau were also part of security huddle.
“This meeting was aimed at achieving greater synergy between Armed Forces and Intelligence Agencies & Para Military Forces,” said Jammu based defence spokesperson Lt Col Devender Anand.
He informed that various issues of common interest including upcoming Amarnath Yatra, Narco-Terror Nexus and Counter drone measures were discussed to enhance the operational preparedness of Security Forces deployed in Jammu in safeguarding the territorial integrity and internal security of Jammu & Kashmir.
He said that it was also discussed to ensure peace prevails across Jammu in the wake of delimitation commission’s second draft proposal that advocates merger of Rajouri and Poonch with Anantnag besides merger of other areas.
Sources said that the officers agreed to maintain a close coordination to ensure militancy is eliminated from entire Jammu and the active militants are killed in the days ahead while as all security agencies were directed to keep a tight vigil on suspects. (KNO)