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Round the Clock security during ICC Matches

Jan 5, 2011 7:00:00 PM - news.lk

The ICC Cricket World Cup will be held in Sri Lanka from 20th February to 29th March 2010.

Sri Lanka, West Indies, Netherlands, Zimbabwe, Australia, Kenya, Canada, New Zealand and Pakistan teams will play in Colombo, Kandy and Hambantota. A special 24 hour security plan with the deployment of  Police, Army, STF and Air Force will be implemented during this period said the Senior DIG N.K.Illangakoon.

He further said that a major role will be played by the police in providing security to the players including officials and spectators with the support of Army and STF.  The assistance of the Air Force will be sought in case of emergency the Senior DIG further added.

The final meeting in this regard would be held on January 11.