More than 10,000 police officers, who will be led by 25 senior IPS officials, will be deployed for the roadshow of U.S. President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, on February 24, a Saturday said. high Commissioner.
During Trump's two-day inaugural visit to India, the president of the United States. UU. He will participate in a roadshow in Ahmedabad and will also tour the Sabarmati Ashram. Trump also plans to inaugurate the new cricket stadium in Motera.
More than 10,000 police officers, including 65 assistant commissioners, 200 inspectors and 800 sub-inspectors, will be deployed in strategic locations in the city, said deputy police commissioner (control room) Vijay Patel.
This massive deployment will be added to US Secret Service officials and National Security Guard (NSG) and Special Protection Group (SPG) officials, he added.
Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump and Prime Minister Modi will travel along a 22km long route, starting from Ahmedabad International Airport to Sabarmati Ashram, and then to Motera Stadium through Indira Bridge said Patel.
"An NSG anti-sniper team will also be stationed along the route. A squad of bomb detection and disposal police has already begun exploring the entire route." said the superior officer.
He said the police are using specialized software to find information about new guests in hotels, especially those who came from abroad.
Explaining Trump's itinerary, he said: "Once the dignitaries arrive at Sarammati Ashram from the airport, the Prime Minister will explain the history and importance of the place, after which they will proceed to the Motera Stadium."
More than 1.10 lakh guests, who were given personal invitations, will be present at the stadium, he said, adding that the police are also conducting background checks on the guests.
The DCP urged citizens to report any suspicious activity or person along the route of the tour.