NOIDA, Dec. 6 -- As part of precautionary measures on December 6, the day when the Babri mosque in Ayodhya was demolished in 1992, the district magistrate on Wednesday directed the police to ensure that no rallies, processions or protest takes place in the district.

District magistrate Ritu Maheshwari, during a meeting with police officers, asked them to be alert round the clock and adopt a 'zero tolerance' policy towards miscreants.

"The police should ensure that they are active round the clock and should adopt zero tolerance towards criminals.

They should actively check and stop any instances of animal slaughter. The police officers in their respective circle should increase patrolling and ensure there is no protest, rally or processio...