The Kaduna State Police Command has intensified security coverage and enforcement of total lockdown during the Eid-el- Fitr celebration in the state.
The Command’s Spokesman Mohammed Jalige who announced in a statement, said the command had drawn out operational strategies to ensure compliance of the total lockdown.
According to Jalige, the command has also deployed both conventional and mobile policemen as well as undercover operatives to monitor key and vulnerable points with a view to ensure compliance with the lockdown and provide tight security across the state.
The statement also reassured citizens of its readiness to promptly respond to distress calls and deal with any person or group of persons who in any way attempts to violate the lockdown and social distancing orders during the festive period.
Jalige said the Commissioner of Police, Umar Muri, advised the people of the state to observe the preventive tips against COVID-19 while celebrating the Eid-el-Fitr.