Objecting to the large security cover provided to him, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said only one security vehicle was enough for him as more number of cars cause inconvenience to commuters.
Security of several VIPs including former Union Ministers and Speaker Meira Kumar has been totally withdrawn while the elite 'Black Cat' NSG commandos provided to Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh may be replaced by CRPF.
They may not have shared the same roof over their heads for decades now, but even as Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi prepares to move to Delhi from Gujarat, his wife Jashodaben could find herself under the same security cover as her husband.
After AAP convener and chief minister designate Arvind Kejriwal refused to accept the security cover offered by Uttar Pradesh police, the Delhi Police on Wednesday made a fresh attempt to make him accept its protection.
The Allahabad High Court has directed the Uttar Pradesh government to forthwith remove the security cover provided to people in whose favour no recommendation has been made regarding threat perception.
Upset by the controversy over his article on being a Muslim, Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan says he has always stood for secularism, religious tolerance and a sense of humour but he now feels he should just talk about the Rs.100 crore club or his heroines.
A day after deploying home guards in Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) night service buses, the Delhi Government said it is also examining the possibility of providing security cover in its bus fleet that operates in evening.