National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval, who has been given the charge of bringing violence in North-East Delhi under control, will attend the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) meeting on Wednesday, government sources said.
“He is going to brief Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Cabinet about the situation,” sources said.
Ajit Doval and Delhi police commissioner Amulya Patnaik reached seelampur on Tuesday night to take an account of widespread violence in northeast Delhi.
Both had a meeting with DCP northeast to discuss the way to restore normalcy in the region.
The meeting between the top officials continued for about half an hour as a DCP rank officer told IAMS the meeting began at 11.15 PM and ended at around 11.45 PM
It was at midnight that the two top officers reached the violent place after three days of continuous violence that led to at least 20 deaths and 186 injuries, while many houses and vehicles and set ablaze by the rioters.
Earlier in the day a shoot at sight order was issued in the affected areas, said police sources on Tuesday.