Panaji, Sept. 22 : Goa Police on Monday sounded a red alert in the state in anticipation of a terror strike. he State's Inspector General of Police, Kishan Kumar, has asked all police stations to tighten security in their respective jurisdictions.
"The red alert is sounded as we do not want to take any chance and we are undertaking intense checking of all the vehicles," Samy Tavares, special officer attached with the DGP, told reporters here.
Police said all vehicles, especially those leading towards the coastal part of the state, are being thoroughly checked.
Areas frequented by tourists are also being watched for suspicious activity.