Govt concerned with security of 130 crore Indians, not just Gandhi family: Amit Shah
The passage of the amendments to the SPG Act will pave t...
Under SPG cover, you feel like PM, says former PM Chandra Shekhar's son in RS
Immediate family members of former prime ministers travel in a ...
Priyanka security breach: Robert Vadra calls it 'very big lapse', says SPG cover removal 'political
"Our security is not important as much as...
Rajya Sabha passes bill to amend SPG Act, Amit Shah rejects charge of political vendetta, Congress stages walkout
The Congress, which criticised the amendment, walked out of Rajya Sabha saying it is dissatisfied with the Home Minister's reply on the amendment to the SPG Act.
Congress demands restoration of SPG cover for Gandhis
Congress party has been raising the issue of restoration of the Special Protection Group cover to former prime minister Manmohan Singh and the Gandhi family in both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha. Congress leader Anand Sharma said the cover should be "restored" going beyond "partisan politics."
Cong leader Anand Sharma demands restoration of SPG cover for Gandhis
Congress leader Anand Sharma on Wednesday demanded in Rajya Sabha restoration of the Special Protection Group cover to former prime minister...
SPG bill will restore original intent of act: Amit Shah in Lok Sabha
The proposed bill says the SPG will provide security to prime minister, and members of his immediate family residing with him at his official residence.
No Special Protection Group for family unless living with PM
As per the Special Protection Group (Amendment) Bill, which was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday, proximate security will be given by the force only to the prime minister and members of his immediate family if they live with him at his official residence.
Rajya Sabha: Cong gives suspension notice over removal of SPG cover of Sonia, Rahul
Congress party has given Suspension of Business Notice in Rajya Sabha under rule 267, over "withdrawal of Special Protection Group (SPG) cov...
Congress gives notice of adjournment motion in LS over withdrawal of SPG cover of Gandhis
On Monday, the first day of the Winter Session, Congress leader in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury had raised the issue of SPG security, saying the move to withdraw the cover of party chief Sonia Gandhi and former president Rahul Gandhi was "arbitrary".
Why did Gandhis lose their SPG cover? Read this
As per the information shared by government sources, Rahul Gandhi, during 2005-2014, travelled in non-BR (bullet resistant) vehicles on 18 visits to different parts of the country and there has been 1892 occasions till May this year when he travelled in a non-BR vehicle in Delhi, which amounts to almost one incident everyday.
SPG cover gone, it may be Priyanka’s bungalow next
Priyanka had been allotted 35 Lodhi Estate, a Type VI bungalow, in February 1997 for security reasons. The bungalow was allotted to Priyanka, a private citizen, after the recommendation of SPG, home ministry and Cabinet Secretariat. With her SPG cover gone – the reason for her getting government accommodation – Priyanka may have to vacate her house.
Modi, Shah blinded by political vendetta, alleges Congress on SPG cover withdrawal
Congress' Anand Sharma said the decision to remove the SPG cover for Sonia Gandhi, Rahul and Priyanka is "shocking and vindictive". "It makes the family vulnerable. Not to forget that two members of the family former prime ministers Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi were assassinated," he said.
Gandhi family's SPG cover removed, to get 'Z+' security
The government has decided to take away the elite SPG protection from Congress president Sonia Gandhi, her son Rahul and daughter Priyanka, ...
Those objecting withdrawal of SPG can go to court: Swamy
Supporting government's decision to withdraw SPG cover of Gandhi family, senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy said that those having objections to this can go to court and challenge it.
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