Forward of the Eid-el-Fitr celebrations, the Plateau State Police Command says it has deployed 2,181 personnel throughout the state to make sure a hitch-free celebration.
DSP Terna Tyopev, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) within the state, disclosed this in an interview with the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Jos.
Tyopev mentioned that the deployment of the personnel was to make sure crime detection and prevention in the course of the interval.
“To make sure a hitch-free sallah celebration in Plateau, the state police command on Could 31, held a gathering with some non secular leaders and different crucial stakeholders.
“Part of the decision reached at the meeting is the deployment of 2,181 personnel to detect and prevent crime, as well as control traffic, to ensure peaceful celebration in the state,” he mentioned.
The PPRO added that the command had positioned a ban on the sale and use of fireworks, knockouts, bangers and different explosives in the course of the interval.
Tyopev additionally introduced that the command had banned the operation of economic tricycles inside Jos and Bukuru metropolis in the course of the interval, including that violators can be made to face the regulation.
He mentioned plans had been concluded to divert visitors in the course of the break to make sure free motion and subsequently known as on motorists to park their autos 100 meters away from the Eid grounds.
The PPRO known as on residents of the state to cooperate with the police to make sure peaceable celebration, simply as he urged them to report any suspicious actions of their communities.