New Delhi, August 2
The CISF is scheduled to take over on August four the safety of the Leh airport, the nation’s highest-altitude business aerodrome within the newly created Union Territory of Ladakh, officers stated. A contingent of 100 CISF personnel will present round the clock safety on the strategically vital airport, they stated.
Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport would be the 64th civil airport to be introduced underneath the quilt of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) that has a particular aviation safety group to offer counter-terror cowl.
The handover of the three strategically vital airports of Srinagar, Jammu and Leh to the CISF was expedited after the arrest of J&Okay police officer Davinder Singh whereas allegedly ferrying three Hizb terrorists to Chandigarh. — TNS