Guwahati Commissioner of Police Deepak Kumar visited Pandu Ghat on Friday morning to inspect the immersion areas.
Visiting the area, the Police Commissioner said that this time 100 idols will be immersed in the Pandu Ghat and the puja committees have been instructed to finish the immersion by 10 PM.
The CP also said that this time, the police department has deployed additional police and night patrolling has been increased in the remote areas during Durga Puja in order to prevent robbery, dacoity, burglary etc.
Kumar also urged the citizens to remain alert during puja to prevent any untoward incident.
Moreover, the police commissioner also visited the Puja mandaps and instructed the committees to take all necessary measures so that no untoward incident could take place during the festival.
He further stated that the puja committees have arranged the puja by following all the rules and regulations given by the district administration and police department.
The major immersion ghats in the city are Kachomarighat in Fancy Bazaar and Pandu Ghat. The other ghats where immersion will take place are Saukuchi, Chunsali, Noonmati and Basistha.