Jamshedpur: The district administration on Thursday reviewed the security arrangements and preparedness of Narendra Modi’s rally at Gopal Maidan to ensure safety of the rally on December 3.
Modi is expected to address an election rally in favour of party candidates. As per a tentative programme the rally is scheduled around 12 noon. This will be Modi’s first rally in the entire Kolhan region. ” We have received an official confirmation about the rally and we inspected the venue to ensure safety for the rally,” said an official.
The SSP Anup Birtharay discussed the logistics with other members of the team. The administrative officials finalised the spot for construction of the stage. They also decided the various entry points and exits at the venue of the meeting.
A police official said that they will prepare a road map. “Traffic is an important issue that needs to be addressed in view of the rally. We will prepare the road map and also chalking out alternative routes for traffic diversion,” he said.
Dinesh Kumar, BJP district president said, “Party activists are excited and keen to participate in Narendra Modi’s rally and that the activists from each and every block of three districts–East Singhbhum, West Singhbhum and Seraikela-Kharsawan- were expected to come in large numbers.
He informed that Gopal Maidan has a capacity of accommodating 10,000 people. Special security arrangements would be in place for the rally.