Govind Sharma becomes Rajasthan new chief election officer

Senior IAS officer Govind Sharma was on Wednesday posted as Chief Election Officer (CEO) in Rajasthan, an official spokesman said.

No unnecessary protection to VIPs: Govt

Government on Friday said security provided to VIPs could be scale down depending upon the threat perception but made it clear that no unnecessary protection is given to anyone.

Uttar Pradesh spends Rs 120 cr to protect VIPs

Inspector General of Police (Law & Order) Badri Prasad Singh admitted that 1,476 VIPs (very important persons) were being given security based on "pre-emptive threat perception".