Around 700 commandos to perform security duties during PSL

KARACHI: As many as 696 Special Security Unit (SSU) commandos along with 33 lady commandos, 2 SSPs, 8 DSPs and other law enforcement agencies’ officals besides sharp shooters will also be deployed at sensitive points during the mega event of Pakistan Super League 2020 matches that would be played in National Stadium Karachi (NSK) on February 20.
According to a statement issued by Police Security and Emergency Service Division, the country’s first Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team comprising highly trained and well equipped Commandos including lady commandos will remain alert at SSU Headquarters as quick response force to challenge any emergency situation, while 40 SSU police vans with 30 cameras installed on them will be patrolling around National Stadium Karachi. Besides, personnel of SSU have also been assigned duties to guide spectators at gates of National Stadium and parking lots. They will perform their duties in track suits. – APP