The Nassarawa State Commissioner of Police, Bola Longe(CP) on Tuesday congratulated Muslim ummah in the state for the successful completion of this year`s Ramadan fast and wishes all faithful a blissful Eidil fitr celebration.
The congratulatory message was contained in a press statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the state Ramham Nansel (ASP).
CP Longe called on the good people of the state to use the period of the celebration for sober reflection and to offer prayers for the peace and stability of the state and the nation at large.
He said that the state police command is committed to providing an enabling environment for a hitch-free celebration.
CP Longe said that four thousand, five hundred police personnel have been strategically deployed to cover major towns, Eid praying grounds, junctions, recreational centres and other public places, while rigorous patrol will be sustained on our highways for the safety of travellers.
He further that undercover operatives have also been deployed to nook and crannies of the state for surveillance and information gathering.
The Nassarawa State Commissioner of Police also called on the good people of the state to live in peace with one another irrespective of their ethnic or religious affiliation and report any likely breach of peace in their area to the Police for prompt action.
“In case of any distress or emergency before, during, and after the festive period, the general publics are advice to call: 08108795930, 08112692680, 08037461715 and 08032875187.” The statement added.