LAHORE - The Punjab Police Sunday enhanced security in the province in the wake of the blast in Attock district.

The Home Department sources said that that the IG Police Punjab had been directed to intensify patrolling. Regional city and district police officers across the province to remain high alert and ensure foolproof security and maintain law and order in their respective areas.

Police officials have further been instructed to take effective precautionary measures, especially in crowded public places, to prevent incidents of terrorism and subversion and ordered deployment of plain clothes police where necessary.

Police officers further directed to utilise all available resources and their best professional skills to maintain vigil over activities of suspects and dubious elements.

The Home Department urged people to cooperate with police in this regard, saying that in case they found any unclaimed object or see a suspicious person or shady activity they must immediately inform police emergency and Rescue 15 to prevent any untoward incident.

Meanwhile, Capital City Police Officer, Add IG, Muhammad Amin Vance, directed the DIG, SSP, ASPs/DSPs and SHOs (Operation) to strengthen and beef up security to frustrate evil designs of anti-people, anti-state and unscrupulous elements.