SPG

Desshit: Party politics continues over SPG

Rajya Sabha passes SPG Amendment Bill. To know more watch the video

Dec 03, 2019, 22:08 PM IST

Breaking News: Rajya Sabha passes SPG Amendment Bill

Rajya Sabha passes SPG Amendment Bill. To know more watch the video

Dec 03, 2019, 18:28 PM IST

Days after losing SPG cover, Priyanka Gandhi faces security breach at home

Five people including a girl were sitting in the car which managed to breach the CRPF security cover and reach the porch near the garden at Priyanka Gandhi's house. 

Dec 02, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi avoids hotels, rest and take bath at airports in foreign transit: Amit Shah

Home Minister Amit Shah said that Prime Minister prefers to rest and take a bath at airport terminals instead of staying in luxury five-star hotels during his foreign transit.

Nov 28, 2019, 08:35 AM IST

Priyanka Gandhi attacks Centre on removal of SPG cover, says it's part of politics

On November 8, the MHA had decided to withdraw the SPG cover given to the Gandhi family and give them 'Z Plus' security provided by the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).

Nov 21, 2019, 20:13 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: SPG more important than farmers for Congress?

Taal Thok Ke: This is a special segment of Taal Thok Ke which brings to you panel discussion on concurrent issues.

Nov 19, 2019, 23:40 PM IST

DNA Analysis of Gandhis losing SPG cover

Congress in the Lok Sabha demanded a response from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah on withdrawal of Special Protection Group (SPG) cover from the Gandhi family.

Nov 19, 2019, 22:40 PM IST

MHA writes to states, Union Territories on Gandhi family security

Sources told Zee Media that the MHA has written to state and union territory governments about the new protocols that came into effect after the Centre's decision to replace the Special Protection Group (SPG) security cover given to Gandhi family by the 'Z-plus' security of the CRPF. 

Nov 19, 2019, 17:47 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi writes to SPG chief, expresses gratitude for looking after Gandhi family with such dedication

The letter from the interim Congress chief comes a day after the Narendra Modi-led government decided to withdraw the SPG cover given to Sonia and her children.

Nov 09, 2019, 16:29 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi thanks SPG for 'working tirelessly' to protect Gandhi family for years as Centre withdraws security

Hours after the Centre withdrew the Special Protection Group (SPG) cover to Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, the former party chief thanked the SPG personnel for working tirelessly to protect him and his family members. 

Nov 08, 2019, 21:18 PM IST

DNA: Centre revises security rules for 'Special Protection Group'

The Centre said it is now mandatory for the SPG personnel to accompany them at all times whenever they travel abroad. According to the present rule, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are guarded by the Special Protection Group (SPG) on their foreign tours.

Oct 07, 2019, 22:48 PM IST

Deshhit: Centre revises security norms, says SPG must cover Gandhis on all foreign trips

The central government on Monday issued a fresh guidelines on the security cover accorded to the SPG protectees. As per the new guidelines, it will be mandatory for the SPG personnel to accompany the protectees all the time, even when they travel abroad. Watch this video to know more.

Oct 07, 2019, 21:00 PM IST

5W1H: Centre revises security norms, says SPG must cover Gandhis on all foreign trips

The central government on Monday issued a fresh guidelines on the security cover accorded to the SPG protectees. As per the new guidelines, it will be mandatory for the SPG personnel to accompany the protectees all the time, even when they travel abroad. Watch this video to know more.

Oct 07, 2019, 17:02 PM IST

What is SPG and the rules for protecting prime minister and ex PMs

The SPG was set up after the assassination of former prime minister Indira Gandhi by her bodyguards in 1984. It was further modified after the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi.

Aug 26, 2019, 14:58 PM IST

Red Fort turns into cantonment, full-dress rehearsal begins for 'Independence Day' celebrations

Red Fort has almost turned into the cantonment. Full-dress rehearsal has begun for 'Independence Day' celebrations on 15 August. SPG-NSG commandos will also participate. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 13, 2019, 13:38 PM IST

Security scare: Priyanka Gandhi climbs barricade to greet public in Ratlam

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday caused a security scare when she climbed a barricade to greet locals in Ratlam.

May 13, 2019, 17:39 PM IST

Congress claims laser light on Rahul Gandhi a security scare, SPG blames AICC photographer

Rahul Gandhi is an SPG protectee and the Congress is demanding a thorough investigation into the incident.

Apr 11, 2019, 15:25 PM IST

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s security could be upgraded

Bhagwat currently enjoys Z-plus security cover, the third highest after SPG and NSG, with over 60 CISF commandos deployed round the clock to protect him.

Dec 31, 2018, 09:42 AM IST

Uttar Pradesh: Cop taken off VIP security duty after argument with SPG protecting Rahul Gandhi

Amethi Superintendent of Police Anurag Arya told PTI that "this all happened in confusion after the SPG protecting the VIP in civil dress was stopped by the police constable."

Sep 25, 2018, 06:46 AM IST

SPG chief never spoke to Rahul Gandhi about his resignation, Centre rubbishes Congress president's claims

During an interaction in Delhi on September 22, Rahul had said that the SPG chief had to quit for refusing to accept the list of officers handpicked by RSS.

Sep 24, 2018, 16:33 PM IST