The Commissioner of Police Delta State Command, CP Ari Muhammed Ali, FCIA, psc+ has assured all Muslim faithfuls in the State, of the provision of adequate security and free flow of traffic in the State in view of the forthcoming Eid-Kabir celebration slated for Saturday 9th to Sunday 10th July 2022.
This was contained in a statement signed by DSP Edafe Bright, Delta State Command Police Public Relation Officer, which was made available to journalists across the State.
The statement reads in parts; “The CP warns cultists and mischief makers to steer clear as the Command will deal decisively with anybody who is found wanting.
“To this end, the CP has ordered massive deployment of personnel which includes special constabularies across the State for the purpose of providing adequate security in all Muslim prayer grounds and strategic locations in the State.
“The CP also directed all DPOS to intensify raids of criminal hideouts and black spots within their areas of responsibilities.”
The statement further added that; “The CP adjured the Deputy Commissioner of Police in-charge of operations, Area Commanders, Divisional Police Officers, and Tactical Operations Officers to employ means of ensuring thorough supervision of personnel deployed for the actualization of peace and tranquility during and after the celebration.
“The Commissioner of Police on behalf officers and men of the Command wishes all Muslim faithfuls a hitch free, and a happy Eid-Kabir celebration.”