The police in collaboration with sister security organizations have concluded adequate security arrangements to ensure a hitch free Eid – El – Fitr Sallah celebrations in Katsina State.
The state police command particularly warned that personnel drawn from its conventional, tactical and logistical units would be strategically posted to cover all the Eid praying grounds in the state, festivities, recreational centers, business districts, major highways and other critical national infrastructure.
Spokesman of the command, Gambo Isah, in a statement on Thursday vowed that they would deal decisively with any person or group bent on fomenting trouble in the guise of social miscreants, otherwise known as Kauraye, during Eid – El – Fitr Sallah celebrations.
He appealed to motorists and other highway users to exercise maximum restraint and avoid over speeding or other acts capable of endangering the lives and property of others.
He felicitated with Muslim faithful and the people of the state on the occasion of Eidil-Fitr Sallah celebrations and urged them to continue to pray for peace and security of the state and the nation at large.
“In emergency situations, members of the public can call the following police emergency lines, 08156977777, 09053872247, 08035891523 or PPRO on 08076666207,” he said.
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