Weekly Likely Flash Points India Week Ending 17 February 2019
Political Tensions in West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh. North East, Assam protests continue over Citizenship Bill. ISIS sleeper cells alert in Maharashtra, High alert in MP over political assassinations. High Alert for Kumbh Mela continues in Praygraj. Separatists protests in Kashmir Article 35 A, Gujjar quota stir high security in Rajasthan, Sawai Madhopur, disruptions Delhi Mumbai – Western Railway route.
Maoists increase attacks on infrastructure companies in Bihar, Odisha. Rising attacks against businessmen in Bihar raises alarm, Women security concerns, night travel alert to continue in Delhi/NCR. Random personal attacks, mob violence raises alarm in Delhi and UP. Cyber stalking new threat to women security. Plan managed security cover while operating in the districts with violence in North East, J & K and Central India. Swine flu alert as cases spike across the country, Rajasthan, Delhi most vulnerable. Delhi State Health Department issues advisory for swine flu. Avoid areas with large crowds. Remain aware of the surroundings, monitor local events and ensure high degree of vigilance for personal safety in the areas identified.