Rajnath singh
Rajnath singh

Rajnath reviews high-level security meeting

Agency News

New Delhi, Feb 27 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday reviewed a high-level security meeting in the wake of IAF airstrike across the border.

National Security Advisor, Home Secretary, heads of RAW and IB, DGs of CRPF and CISF along with the senior officials of the Ministry were present in the meeting. According to sources in Home Ministry, the security of all civilian airports was reviewed in the meeting.

The CISF has been asked to tighten the security in all the airports. The intelligence agencies have specific inputs wherein the civilian airports may be targeted, the sources added.

'The airports, along with western and northern borders like Amritsar, Jammu Srinagar and Leh have been asked to better arrangement for evacuation and other emergencies,' the sources said.

The Srinagar Airport is guarded by the CRPF and the Force DG also briefed the higher ups for the security arrangements at Srinagar airport. Additional deployment of forces have been made at Srinagar airport and nearby areas. (UNI)