Update: UK parliament lock down, precautionary measure-Reports

    Update: UK parliament lock down, precautionary measure-Reports

    June 16, London: The man who had been detained for the  disturbance outside the Westminister Palace, had been arrested on suspicion of carrying a knife, the loal authorities stated.

    According to them this was not terror related although the Carriage Gates entrance to Parliament is closed.
    BBC,  reported that while the gates are closed, the road and pavement opposite remained open and the incident had no affect on traffic in Parliament Square.

    According to the authorities this was a precautionary measure to prevent attacks like the ones Masood had committed.Although he had been who was shot dead, he had fattly stabbed PC Palmer while he guarded Carriage Gate.

    "The use of armed officers and physical barriers have become more visible, while a permanent barrier has been erected to protect pedestrians on Westminster Bridge, where Masood murdered four people and injured more than 50 others by mounting the pavement in a car," the BBC repot said.

    The Oslo Times International News Network


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