New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS): In keeping with the choice of the Centre, a complete of 1,924 Personal Safety Company (PSA) personnel might be deployed at 60 airports, instead of Central Industrial Safety Power (CISF), at non-core responsibility posts.

As per the Airport Authority of India, the choice will cut back the safety expenditure and these CISF personnel could be deployed at different airports which can additional strengthen the safety set-up. It will additional assist in operationalisation of recent home and worldwide airports.

The AAI has appointed 581 safety personnel from Directorate Basic Resettlement-sponsored safety companies for non-core posts at 45 Airports. These Safety personnel might be deployed after completion of Aviation Safety (AVSEC) coaching programme at chosen airports. As on date, 161 DGR personnel for 16 airports are attending AVSEC coaching packages and they are going to be deployed after completion of coaching from September 24.

At Kolkata Airport, already 74 DGR safety personnel have been deployed from September 9 after attending the AVSEC coaching programme. Deployment strategy of the remaining safety personnel is underneath course of.