The 11-hour-drill conducted at the Inter University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA) was a joint operation of the National Security Guards,the elite Force One of the Maharashtra police and local police teams.
On Wednesday,Pune Newsline reported a drill was conducted at IUCAA from Tuesday afternoon till the early hours of Wednesday. Senior inspector Ajay Kadam of the Chatushrungi police said,The drill began 3 pm Tuesday and went on till 2 am Wednesday. There were NSG teams from Mumbai and Delhi,personnel from the Force One of Maharashtra police and teams from police station and the Quick Response Team of Pune police.
Senior officials said the drill was part of the national level activity carried out at various institutions.