Mangaluru: Mangaluru police’s anti-terror squad to counter terrorist acts in Mangaluru Commissionerate limits began operations on Monday.
The 35-member police team arrived in Mangaluru after completing a 2-month long Counter Terrorism training at State Police’s Internal Security Division’s Center for Counter-Terrorism (CCT), Kudlu in Bengaluru.
Police Commissioner N. Shashi Kumar, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Law and Order) Hariram Shankar received the guard of honour from the SWAT personnel led by Reserve Police Inspector Subrahmanya M.
The ATS personnel have been picked from the City Armed Reserve Police. They will operate in two teams of 15-members each and will have a separate uniform, said Police Inspector Subrahmanya M.