After reports of a political party planning a ‘beef festival’ in the evening, security at Kerala House on Jantar Mantar road in New Delhi was stepped up.Delhi Police said they received an information from Kerala House officials about the matter and security was stepped up as a precautionary measure.
“We were alerted by the Kerala House officials about an unverified information they received that some people belonging to a political party were planning to celebrate beef festival there at 6.30 PM.
“So we have deployed police force to handle them,” said Deputy Commissioner of Police B K Singh.
Police sources, however, said the information appeared to be a rumour.
There was report that the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has planned a ‘beef festival’ at the Kerala House in the evening.