Lahore: The Australian delegation was assured of foolproof security in Lahore while the guests visited Gaddafi Stadium and Safe City Authority and witnessed a practical demonstration of monitoring across the city.
The Kangaroos are scheduled to visit Pakistan in March. A security delegation from the Australian Cricket Board arrived in Karachi to review the arrangements. Also received a briefing on security and other issues.
An Australian delegation arrived at the PCB headquarters Gaddafi Stadium yesterday. Guests reviewed the facilities available at Gaddafi Stadium. On this occasion, PCB Director International Zakir Khan gave a briefing. Security experts were briefed by law enforcement agencies. Informed about their plan, the guests were given a tour of Punjab Safe Cities Authority.
Officials briefed on security arrangements, coordination between on-duty law enforcement agencies and the use of modern technology, and videos of security provided to visiting teams were shown.
The Australian security team also monitored the city-wide monitoring process with the help of cameras. The visiting delegation was informed with the help of videos that a large number of personnel would be deployed on hotel and stadium routes from Kangaroos Airport. Will be covered by
Gaddafi Stadium will also be under tight security during the matches. Helicopters will be used for aerial surveillance. Expressing satisfaction over the security arrangements, the visiting delegation was presented a commemorative shield by the Punjab Safe Cities Authority.