Azerbaijani police to tighten security measures during Novruz holiday

Baku: Police in Azerbaijan will tighten security measures during Novruz holiday.

A relevant order has been signed Interior Minister, Colonel General Ramil Usubov, the Interior Ministry told APA.

According to the order, all bodies under the interior ministry will tighten security measures during upcoming Novruz events – from March 20 to 29 – to be held throughout the country in order to insure the protection of public order, rules of law, and a better organized execution of service duties.

The order also says preventive measures and other necessary actions are to be carried out in order to prevent unwanted incidents in public places and sites where people gather in masses for rest and strengthen control on judicial rules.

SOURCE: Azeri Press News Agency