New Delhi: In order to maintain law and order situation in the violence hit North-East area of Delhi, an additional 35 companies of paramilitary forces have been deployed in the region along with Special Cell, Crime Branch and Economic Offences Wing (EOW) officials.
Local police from different districts of Delhi have also been called in.
While speaking to media in the National Capital on Tuesday, the Joint Commissioner of Police, Alok Kumar said, "We are continuously taking action and forces have been deployed in Brahampuri, Maujpur, Chand Bagh, and other areas."
"We are dispersing any gathering and peace committees are holding talks with people to maintain peace," the Joint CP added.
Affected areas of North-East Delhi include Jafrabad, Chand Bagh, Maujpur, Bhajanpura, Kardampuri, Gokulpuri, Khajuri and Karawal Nagar.