more-news

Kejriwal sends back cops sent to protect him

Ghaziabad, Dec 26 : Delhi Chief Minister-designate Arvind Kejriwal asked Uttar Pradesh policemen deployed at his housing apartment to go back as part of his refusal to accept security, an official said Thursday.


Four armed policemen had been sent to his residence at Girnar Apartment complex here Wednesday evening.

They remained outside the house the whole night but were sent back by Kejriwal Thursday morning. He told them that he did not want security from police.

"Kejriwal refused to take any security," Senior Superintendent of Police Dharmendra Singh told IANS.

But the police will unveil security measures for Kejriwal, who will take oath as Delhi's chief minister Saturday.

Kejriwal, who has also refused to accept security from Delhi Police, lives in Kaushambi area in Ghaziabad district adjoining the Indian capital with his family. He has also refused to accept an official car.

--IANS (Posted on 26-12-2013)

more-news headlines

Mulayam justifies Azam Khan's controversial remark

Ghaziabad lawyers boycott courts

93-year-old Ram Sundar Das files nomination from Hajipur

Music fest in Himachal to raise money for kids

Delhi High Court summons chief secretary over water contamination

Smriti Irani files nomination from Amethi

Appoint special prosecutor for sex crimes against children: High Court

BJP caught in the hands of one man: Sonia

Complete drain de-silting work by May 15: Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung

Stop fooling the nation, Rahul tells Modi

HC seeks report on deplorable condition of children's parks

Security arrangements in place for Thursday's Udhampur poll

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014

Comments

Your e-mail:


Your Full Name:


Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box

Message:

Back to Top