SILCHAR, Aug 4 - Ahead of the �Bhoomi Poojan� ceremony of the Ram Mandir at Ayodhya on Wednesday, the Cachar district administration has beefed up security across Silchar and other parts of the district.
The administration has deputed Executive Magistrates to look after specific areas. In an order issued to this effect on Tuesday, the administration has deputed Executive Magistrate cum Circle Officer, Udharbond, Jayanta Chakraborty to look after Udharbond and Borkhola Police Station areas. Assistant Commissioner cum Executive Magistrate Deepmoy Thakuria will look after the law and order in Silchar Police Station areas while Circle Officer, Sonai cum Executive Magistrate Sudeep Nath will look after Sonai, Kachudaram and Dholai Police Station areas. Circle Officer, Katigorah cum Executive Magistrate Pranjit Deb will look after Katigorah Police Station areas.
�The Magistrates will take appropriate steps as they deem fit and proper to deal with the situation and they will report directly to the District Magistrate,� the order stated.
Meanwhile, Cachar SP Bhanwar Lal Meena IPS while talking to The Assam Tribune said, �We are alert and have taken all measures to prevent any untoward incident. Close vigil is being maintained as well.�