"We expect a large number of people would be visiting eateries and pubs on December 31. Keeping in view what happened in Mumbai, we have to be extra cautious. We are intimating all outlets to take extra precautions. We are also visiting certain places and guiding them on safety measures", Singh told ANI.
He said that the police would be deployed at various places and even traffic police has been guided to look for the drunk driving cases.
Earlier on Friday, a massive fire in Mumbai's Kamala Mills area claimed 14 lives.
The inferno reportedly had broken out at the '1 Above' rooftop restaurant and later spread to the entire area. (ANI)