Early Times Report
SRINAGAR, Jan 21 : Ahead of Republic Day, security has been beefed up all across the Kashmir valley. According to sources, there have been inputs that militant outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) is planning terror strike in the Valley before or on Republic Day. Security personnel have been deployed across the city who have set up barricades and check posts at several points.
At Lal Chowk, police and CRPF personnel are allowing vehicles and civilians only after a thorough check. Meanwhile, security forces have sealed the area and plug the routes towards the venue of Republic Day celebrations.
"Security measures have been put in place to ensure the Republic Day passes off peacefully," the officials said.