7,000 Police will guard the Pune city during the festive period
Ganesh festival is celebrated on Thursday with a magnificent enthusiasm. There will be 7,000 police guarding in the city during the festive period. There are 3,245 public Ganeshotsav Mandal registered in Pune city and meetings were organized by the Police to interact with various public Ganeshotsav Mandal officials.
Under the guidance of Commissioner of Police Venkatesham, Assistant Commissioner Shivaji Bodke, Special Branch Deputy Commissioner Ashok Morale has laid a vigilance plan. 2 additional police commissioners, 15 Deputy commissioners, 36 assistant commissioners, 200 police inspectors, assistant inspectors, sub-inspectors, 525 officers and 7,000 police personnel will be deployed for the festival. There is a big crowd in the Belbag chouk and the Mandai area. A team of women police teams and crime branch teams will be deployed to prevent chain snatching and other crimes. Metal detectors will be installed in the area of the major mandals. Police Appealed to follow the directions given by the court in the case of a loudspeaker.