Rs 1.5 cr worth cameras installed at Erumeli for security
Erumeli: In order to ensure security of Ayyappa devotees in Sabarimala, modern cameras have been set up at an expense of Rs 1.5 crore. Presently, 36 cameras have been installed from Korattipalam.
Twelve 360 degree rotating cameras and 24 bullet cameras are set up at Erumeli. The cameras can be zoomed up to a distance of 300 metres. A modern control room has been arranged in Erumeli police station to check the visuals of each camera.
The cameras will also be helpful to identify those who hold demonstrations without police permission over Sabarimala issue. Police informed that these cameras will help to submit clear evidence against such people in the court. Apart from this panchayat has installed about 15 cameras at various places in Erumeli.