PRESS RELEASE

Dated: 08-December-2021

SECURITY OFFICIALS OF AUSTRALIAN CRICKET BOARD VISITS SSU HEADQUARTERS; BRIEFED ON SECURITY ARRANGEMENTS.

A 03-member delegation of Australian Cricket Board comprising Mr. Bengamin Carl Oliver, Mr. Grendan Gerard Drew and Mr. Stuart Andrew Bailey visited SSU Headquarters and briefed on security arrangements pertaining to expected visit of Australian Cricket Team to Pakistan.
 
The delegation was welcomed by DIG Security and Emergency Services Division Maqsood Ahmed who also presided a meeting where he briefed the delegation about security arrangements to be placed once the Australian team visits Pakistan particularly matches to be played at National Stadium Karachi.
 
The DIG Security informed that advanced professional trainings have been provided to the commandos of SSU, the Special Weapons and Tactics (S.W.A.T) Team equipped with latest weapons and communication system remains alert round-the-clock as quick response force to challenge any emergency situation if created by the anti-social elements/terrorists.
 
Furthermore, the delegation also reviewed the security arrangements placed at Airport, National Stadium, routes & hotels.
 
Moreover, the delegation visited different sections of SSU Headquarters and lauded the efforts of maintaining professional standards at SSU Headquarters and endeavours to further enhance the professional capabilities of police commandos.
 
The delegation expressed their satisfaction over security arrangements made in context to cricket matches likely to be played at National Stadium, Karachi and also witnessed the security arrangements to be placed during West Indies cricket team’s visit to Pakistan.
 
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