Panjim 9 September: The Goa authorities are seen to be running mock drills to get ready for just about any possible terror threat . The Anti Terrorist Squad was participating in these drills.
A record of more than 100 essential installations are identified, including Temples, Churches, five star hotels etc.. Drills could be run in these locations, Kartik Kashyap, Superintendent of Police, Anti-Terrorism Squad explained. The ATS has also sought consent to run a similar drill at the secretariat.
What is ATS ( ANTI TERRORISM SQUAD) ?
The ATS, is a specialized task force for Anti Terrorism action and activities and was founded in December 1990 .ATS helped reduce the crime rate from Mumbai by 70 percent.