For the visit of Ivanka Trump, daughter, and advisor to US President Donald Trump in Hyderabad a massive security blanket has been put to use.
The meeting is scheduled with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 28.
Telangana’s elite anti-Naxal force Greyhound and Octopus anti-terror commando teams will be positioned around Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC) and Falaknuma Palace for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit and metro rail inauguration.
Interestingly, three bullet-proof, mine-resistant Limousines are being flown to Hyderabad by the US Secret Service. The convoy will be escorted by half- a dozen police vehicles.
The US Secret Service along with other security agencies such as RAW, SPG, IB, Intelligence Security Wing and Telangana Police held a meeting on Tuesday to liaison for the security arrangements.
The police are slated to take over the venues on November 25, three days prior to her scheduled visit.
The report also cited that the commandos have been armed with Russian Dragunov sniper rifles with optical sight and night vision.