AMBALA: A day earlier than the arrival of the Rafale fighter jets in Ambala, the district administration has imposed Part 144 of the CrPC within the areas across the Indian Air Drive (IAF) Station in Ambala Cantonment on Tuesday. Ambala […]
Ambala deputy commissioner (DC) issued the orders on Tuesday, wherein, he has prohibited any sought of pictures or video-recording of IAF airbase on Wednesday, when 5 Rafale fighter jets are scheduled to the touch down the bottom from Al Dafra in UAE.
Ambala DC acknowledged in his orders, “It has been made to seem to me by the Air Drive Authorities, Ambala Cantt dated July 27, 2020, that induction of Rafale plane is deliberate at Air Drive Station, Ambala which is of paramount significance in nationwide safety. The bottom is surrounded by varied villages like Dhulkot, Baldev Nagar, Garnala, Panjokhra, and so on, and is within the very shut proximity of Nationwide Freeway (NH). The motion of anti-social parts close to Air Drive neighborhood and media individuals taking images from the homes adjoining villages to the Station through the occasion can’t be dominated out and can endanger the safety of knowledge.”
“Due to this fact, I prohibit pictures of any property of Air Drive Station, Ambala on July 29, 2020, from nightfall to daybreak with rapid impact”, additional states the order by Ambala DC.
Ambala superintendent of police (SP) Abhishek Jorwal on Tuesday stated, “Earlier than the arrival of Rafale plane, Part 144 has been imposed round IAF station in Ambala Cantonment for July 29. Any sought of gathering, pictures of IAF property from rooftops, or wherever or with drones has been prohibited. Even the media individuals have been prohibited from taking any images. That is within the curiosity of the safety of IAF property. If anyone discovered capturing IAF property, motion might be taken as per regulation.”
As per the knowledge supplied by the spokesperson of Ministry of Defence (MoD), ‘No media protection is deliberate on arrival. The ultimate induction ceremony will happen within the second half of August 20 whereby full media protection can be deliberate. The “No. 17 Squadron – Golden Arrows”, is being raised at this base geared up with Rafale plane.”