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
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
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
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