A meeting to discuss about the preparations for Mysore Dasara — providing security cover, parking facilities and traffic management — was convened by Deputy Commissioner C. Shikha at her office this morning.

The meeting was attended by Police Commissioner Dr. M.A. Saleem, DCP (Crime & Traffic) M.M. Mahadevaiah, Kannada and Culture Asst. Director Nirmala Matapathi and other officials.

Later, DC Shikha told SOM that 1,200 additional Police personnel will be arriving during Mysore Dasara and discussions were held about providing them boarding and other amenities.

She also said that 42 CCTV cameras will be installed all along the Jumboo Savari route from Oct. 1 to 15 and will be regularly monitored at the Police Control Room.

Bomb Squad for Dasara: Dr. Saleem, later speaking to SOM, said that a Bomb Disposal Squad will be deputed during this Dasara and the personnel will be imparted special training at Bangalore.

Courtesy : Star Of Mysore