Mumbai: After getting intelligence in puts that Pakistan-based terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba was busy planning to strike Mumbai and Ahmedabad, the Centre has sounded an alert for the two cities and asked authorities there to tighten security and be on high alert.
The police forces in both the cities has been put on a high alert and specific instructions have been issued for taking all possible steps to foil up any attempt by LeT terrorists to disturb peace, official sources said.
The Intelligence input suggests that LeT teams have already entered Mumbai and Ahmedabad and may strike at both the cities any time.
As a security measure the Security forces have already launched â€œhouse-to-houseâ€ searches in some specific areas. Additional forces have been deployed in all sensitive and crowded places, including markets, religious places, bus and railway stations etc.