Islamabad - Islamabad police on Monday conducted a mock exercise and rehearsal at the F-8 Katchery to tackle any untoward situation in the future.

The exercise was participated by personnel of Special Branch, Bomb Disposal Squad, Medical Staff, Fire Brigade and ambulances.

The rehearsal was held under the supervision of SP (Saddar) Muhammad Zeeshan. The purpose of the exercise was to ensure elaborate security and remain ready to tackle any untoward situation.

The response time of the police officials was checked after SOS call before the entire area was cordoned off. Effective coordination was witnessed among police wings soon after the bogus call made to see vigilance and alertness of the security personnel, said the local police.