ALLAHABAD: This Kumbh, the men-in-khaki will be seen in a new avatar. The Mela police administration has trained as many as 8,000 cops, including traffic policemen, to act as Mela guide-cum-police-mitra for the visitors.
Anticipating that over 10 crore pilgrims, including 60,000 foreigners, would be visiting Kumbh Mela and most of the outsiders would not be acquainted with the topography of the Mela area as well as train, bus and local transportation routes, the Mela police have successfully trained its personnel to quell out the queries of the visitors. Read more
Source : timesofindia.indiatimes.com