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red beacon cars

Police, defence vehicles allowed to use multi-colour beacons

Seeking to end the VIP culture, the Union Cabinet last month had decided that beacon lights will be removed from all vehicles from May 1.

07 May 2017 12:31 PM

PM Modi’s blue-eyed boy ditches lal batti

It remains to be seen whether or not other officials will follow Mr Fadnavis’ example and ditch their red beacons before May 1.

20 Apr 2017 1:45 AM

VIP culture not good for democracy: Govt on red beacons ban

As per reports, the President, the Vice President, the PM, the CJI and the Lok Sabha Speaker will only be allowed to use the red beacon.

19 Apr 2017 6:19 PM

After Amarinder bans red beacon cars for VIPs, Cong says implement it in all states

BJP leader Uma Bharti has expressed dissent, saying that delaying flights and stopping traffic for ministers is not a big issue.

21 Mar 2017 10:13 AM