High alert has been sounded across Odisha following intelligence input about the entry of three armed terrorists into the country.
At least three Pakistani terrorists have reportedly entered India and it’s not known where they are located now.
“Based on threat information received from Intelligence Bureau and other security agencies, we have issued high alert across Odisha,” Director General of Police (DGP) B K Singh told reporters.
Security has been tightened at various key installations in the state, including Hirakud Dam, Puri Jagannath Temple, Konark Temple, Lingaraj Temple, government offices, defence facilities and Biju Patnaik International Airport.
All District SPs have been asked to stay vigilant and keep a tab on all suspicious activities without fail.
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Security personnel are frisking and checking vehicles, while vigilance has been enhanced at vital places like police buildings and defence establishments, religious places and crowded places like markets, malls, railway stations and educational institutions.