The Prime Minister will partake in the culminating event of the three-day ‘Rashtra Raksha Samarpan Parv’ inaugurated on Wednesday by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in Jhansi, which lies in the region of Bundelkhand on the banks of the Pahuj River.There was a deserted look on roads leading to Jhansi Fort from where Prime Minister will dedicate various schemes to the nation. Only security personnel and people associated with the arrangements were sighted on these roads. Khaki’ dress (uniform worn by police personnel) was seen on almost every nook and corner in the city that seemed to be turned into a fortress.
Police forces of 14 districts in Uttar Pradesh that included approximately 8,000 police personnel are deployed in the city to ensure full-proof security, a senior police officer told ANI requesting anonymity.
Police have intensified the security arrangements and have diverted all heavy vehicles for about the next five hours on the arterial roads.