Jammu, Jan 20: Based on an intelligence report, Jammu city has been beefed up with security, a police official said.
"A high alert was sounded today by authorities in Jammu city after intelligence reports of fidayeen (suicide) attack. Security has been increased in and around the sensitive places," the official said.
"More police and para-military forces have been deployed in the city particularly in VVIP areas, civil secretariat, MLA hostel, chief minister's residence," he said.
"Screening of vehicles, keeping a check on exit and entry points to the city and frisking of people have been increased," he said.
Apart from police flying squads patrolling at night in the city, police stations in the city have been asked to keep a round the clock watch in their areas.
OneIndia News (With inputs from Agencies)