With the arrival of Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh ahead of the inauguration of 101 Science Congress here in the city of temples thick blanket of security cover has been thrown in and around the Jammu university campus to ensure incident free ceremony on Monday.
The entire stretch between the Bikram Chowk and Jammu University, including road link between Panama chowk has been completely sealed.
Concertina wire has been spread along the boundary walls of the university campus and large number of security personnel were stationed atop nearby buildings to keep a hawks eye on the movement of suspected people in and around the campus.
Besides sharp shooters atop Rakshak vehicles were stationed at vantage points from Bikram chowk, Panama Chowk along with large number of security personel along the route.
The road link between Raj Bhawan and the Jammu university campus has been thoroughly sanitised and will remain out of bounds ahead of the movement of VVIP’s enroute Jammu university. The traffic police department has also made elaborate arrangements to ensure traffic runs smoothly during the entire ceremony without any hiccups. Diversions and routes to be taken by the various public transport buses has been already advertised for the information of common masses.
Thick blanket of security cover is also in place inside the Jammu university campus and the entire campus is under the control of SPG sleuths. More than 7000 scientists and other guests are expected to attend the inaugural ceremony in the university campus on Monday.