MHA decides not to burden NSG with security duties in the future
Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde and his MLA daughter has 52 security personnel to guard them.
The move comes after the EC issued instructions that no politician should have security in excess.
VVIP security is decided by a committee comprising Intelligence Bureau (IB) officials, home secretary and the home minister.
Chief secretaries have been alerted regarding state highways and the Centre has asked the authorities to take necessary actions for national highways.
Conference of police chiefs to start on Thursday.
For a state which has seen prolonged phases of militancy,Punjab still foots a heavy bill on VIP security.
The list of VIPs protected by the state is getting longer by the day.
The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has earmarked a 28-member team for the task.
As the Supreme Court set its scanner on the contentious security cover for VIPs and VVIPs across the country,an affidavit
Former MP Prabhu Dayal Katheria is also among those who have been provided security
The ‘black cat’ commandos of the National Security Guard (NSG) are segregated into five units.
The Chandigarh Police would no more have to be dependent just on metal detectors and manual baggage checking,as they have added a latest mobile X-ray machine to its fleet.
The four-legged canine sentinels of the Delhi Police proved once again that when it comes to skill and intelligence,they are no lesser than their human counterparts.
In a bid to ensure the requisite number of policemen for the polls,the state government has now decided to deploy for election duty,various personnel attached with police officers including orderlies,telephone operators,and those on daily dark dispatch apart from withdrawing half of the police personnel providing security for VIPs.
Best of Express