Cuttack: Ahead of Independence Day this year, Commisionerate Police conducted raids across the Twin Cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar.
According to sources, cops conducted surprise raids on various hotels in Cuttack late last night and also conducted night patrolling in all the vulnerable places to thwart any untoward incident.
Blocking and checking were also conducted in Mancheswar police limits in the capital city.
Police launched a special drive for checking of Pubs, Discos, Hotels and Restaurant in the eve of forthcoming Independence day-2019 to restrict clubs of violating any rules.
Besides, the Commissionerate of Police also coordinated a full dress rehearsal of the flag hoisting and parade at the Exhibition Ground on Tuesday.
Security in the city has been tightened ahead of the Independence Day.