The draft report has taken strong view of the “unscientific” use of the commercial space at IGIA and sought a review of the performance of DIAL looking after it before granting it any further extension.
During the Cabinet meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is learnt to have announced that Rule 108 (I) and 108 (II) of the Motor Vehicles Act, which allow central and state governments to permit red beacons for dignitaries, would be scrapped.
“I felt I should speak with Arun Jaitley, and called him around 9.30 pm... He said that if any party comes with the numbers, it has to be considered. So that settled it,” said Goa Governor Mridula Sinha.