Major overhaul in security cover to VIPs: Here is the full list whose security has been downgraded
New Delhi, July 24: The Union Home Ministry has undertake a major review of the security cover of various VIPs.
The home ministry has reviewed the security cover of former UP chief minister, Akhilesh Yadav, RJD chief, Lalu Prasad Yadav among others.
Here is the full list:
Lalu Prasad removed from central protectee list
UP MLA, Sangeet Som downgraded from Z to Y
Security of ISRO chairman removed
Ex MPs Avtar Singh, Jitendra Swamy, Rama Gurmeet Singh and Sabir Ali removed from central list
Akhilesh Yadav taken over Z plus NSG protectee list
Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Kirti Azad, Shatrughan Sinha taken off central list
Kalraj Mishra, Meira Kumar take off central list
Grandson of Pranab Mukherjee taken off central list
Daughter and grandson of Manmohan Singh off central list
Satish Mishra take off Z plus list. Will get Z security in UP
Babulal Marandi to get Z cover in Jharkhand only
Vijay Kumar, advisor to J&K Governor to get Z plus cover in LWE affected states
Abhijeet Mukherjee, Anand Sharma, Raj Babbar, Digvijaya Singh, A K Antony, Manish Tewari, Sharad Yadav, Sitaram Yechury, Namita Kaul Bhattacharya Yashwant Sinha: Security downgraded
Veena Devi, Uday Singh, Brajesh Pathak,Anupam Hazra, R Chidambaram and Deependra Hooda: Security withdrawn
O P Mathur; Achrya Pramod Krishnam, Indresh Kumar; Udit Raj, Ram Shankar Katheria: Taken off from the protection list of central security forces.
Dinesh Sharma, Rana Gurmit Sodhi, Sabir Ali, Pratap Singh Bajwa, Adya Prasad Pandey, T K Alex: Taken off the central list.