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Centre banishes VIP red beacons, Congress says mere symbolism (Intro Roundup) - India.com

Centre banishes VIP red beacons, Congress says mere symbolism (Intro Roundup)India.comNew Delhi, April 19 (IANS) VIPs will not be allowed to flaunt red beacons atop their vehicles from May 1, the government announced on Wednesday, in a decision taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Th. By IANS Feeds | Published: April 19, 2017 9:51 PM ...and more »

Red beacon ban: Every Indian is a VIP, says Narendra Modi - Livemint;

Red beacon ban: Every Indian is a VIP, says Narendra Modi - Livemint

LivemintRed beacon ban: Every Indian is a VIP, says Narendra ModiLivemintThese symbols (red beacons) are out of touch with the spirit of new India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Twitter. Photo: PTI. New Delhi: Every Indian is a VIP and the culture of beacons on VIP vehicles should have gone long ago, Prime Minister ...and more »

Every Indian is a VIP and the culture of beacon should have gone long ago: PM Modi - Economic Times;

Every Indian is a VIP and the culture of beacon should have gone long ago: PM Modi - Economic Times

Economic TimesEvery Indian is a VIP and the culture of beacon should have gone long ago: PM ModiEconomic TimesNEW DELHI: Every Indian is a VIP and the culture of beacon should have gone long ago, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said tonight, hours after deciding to bar their use by the VVIPs, including the President, the Prime Minister and the Chief Ministers ...and more »

4 BJP-ruled states to shun red beacon after Centre's move - The Tribune;

4 BJP-ruled states to shun red beacon after Centre's move - The Tribune

The Tribune4 BJP-ruled states to shun red beacon after Centre's moveThe TribuneDriver of Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel removing the red beacon from the minister's car after the Cabinet decision, in New Delhi on Wednesday. PTI. Jaipur/Mumbai, April 19. Following the Union Government's move on Wednesday to end VIP culture by ...and more »

'Every Indian's a VIP': PM Modi After Laal Batti Ban on Vehicles - The Quint;

'Every Indian's a VIP': PM Modi After Laal Batti Ban on Vehicles - The Quint

The Quint'Every Indian's a VIP': PM Modi After Laal Batti Ban on VehiclesThe QuintIn what could help end VVIPs' 'lal batti', no Central government official or minister will be allowed to use red beacon on their cars from May 1. The 'laal batti' will only be allowed for five category of people – the President, Vice President, Prime ...and more »

Every Indian is special: PM Modi after red beacon ban - Daily News & Analysis

Every Indian is special: PM Modi after red beacon banDaily News & AnalysisReacting to Twitterati?s appreciation on the government?s decision to ban the use of red beacon on vehicles attached to dignitaries, including the central and state ministers and other VVIPs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that every ...and more »

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\"Every Indian is a VIP\", says Modi after ending Lal Batti culture - Oneindia

Oneindia\"Every Indian is a VIP\", says Modi after ending Lal Batti cultureOneindiaAfter the Union Government put an end to the use of red beacons on VIP vehicles, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said "Every Indian is a VIP". Narendra Modi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Responding to a tweet which praised Modi for the ...and more »

Every Indian is a VIP, says PM Modi after govt decision use of red beacon - Times of India;

Every Indian is a VIP, says PM Modi after govt decision use of red beacon - Times of India

Times of IndiaEvery Indian is a VIP, says PM Modi after govt decision use of red beaconTimes of IndiaNEW DELHI: Hours after government announced ban on the use of red beacons+ by VIPs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday tweeted that "every Indian is special. Every Indian is a VIP". The PM was responding to a tweet praising government's ...and more »

Siren cull: India bans red beacon lights from top of VIP cars - The Guardian;

Siren cull: India bans red beacon lights from top of VIP cars - The Guardian

The GuardianSiren cull: India bans red beacon lights from top of VIP carsThe GuardianAn Indian politician's car with a red beacon on it outside Parliament House in New Delhi. Momentum for a ban had been steadily growing. Photograph: Prakash Singh/AFP/Getty Images. India. Siren cull: India bans red beacon lights from top of VIP cars.and more »

VIP culture of beacon lights to end in Gujarat too: Rupani - India Today

VIP culture of beacon lights to end in Gujarat too: RupaniIndia TodayAhmedabad, Apr 19 (PTI) Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today welcomed the Union Cabinets decision to remove red beacons from official vehicles and announced to implement it in Gujarat soon. "We welcome the decision taken by Prime Minister ...and more »

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar withdraws red beacon from his official car - The Sen Times Online Newspaper;

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar withdraws red beacon from his official car - The Sen Times Online Newspaper

The Sen Times Online NewspaperGoa CM Manohar Parrikar withdraws red beacon from his official carThe Sen Times Online NewspaperPanaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has removed red beacon light from his official car, in the wake of the Union Cabinet's decision to remove 'lal battis' from all vehicles, including that of the Prime Minister and the President. Defence ...and more »

No more red beacons for VIPs in Odisha from today - Pragativadi;

No more red beacons for VIPs in Odisha from today - Pragativadi

PragativadiNo more red beacons for VIPs in Odisha from todayPragativadiBhubaneswar: In a major crackdown on the VIP culture, there will be no more red beacons over VIP vehicles in Odisha from today following the order of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. However, the lal battis will be allowed only for emergency vehicles and ...and more »

Rajasthan to impose red beacon ban - NYOOOZ

Rajasthan to impose red beacon banNYOOOZSummary: JAIPUR: The red beacon VIP culture would soon be history in Rajasthan as well. Welcoming the centre's decision to ban red beacons, state home minister Gulabchand Kataria said, "It is a good decision and the state too will implement it.and more »

VIP culture wrong thing, says Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar - NewsX;

VIP culture wrong thing, says Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar - NewsX

NewsXVIP culture wrong thing, says Goa Chief Minister Manohar ParrikarNewsX"You want the red beacon taken away. Take it. Go. Who is interested in it. That is my answer. I am not interested in it," Parrikar told media persons. By IANS|Panaji | Updated: 19 April 2017 8:59 PM. 0. Manohar Parrikar denies quitting Centre over ...and more »

Red beacons banned on VIP vehicles, including PM Modi's; emergency services exempt - Hindustan Times;

Red beacons banned on VIP vehicles, including PM Modi's; emergency services exempt - Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesRed beacons banned on VIP vehicles, including PM Modi's; emergency services exemptHindustan TimesThe ban applies to Union ministers, chief ministers, state cabinet ministers, bureaucrats and judges of the high court and Supreme Court. (Sameer Sehgal/HT File Photo). The Union Cabinet on Wednesday decided to ban the use of red beacons atop vehicles ...and more »

Ban on red beacons a step towards ending VIP culture: Cong - Daily News & Analysis

Ban on red beacons a step towards ending VIP culture: CongDaily News & AnalysisThe Congress today welcomed the government's decision of barring the use of red beacons atop vehicles, including that of the Prime Minister, but termed as "laughable" the ruling BJP's attempt to blow the trumpet of morality over it. The opposition ...and more »

Goa tourism minister gives up red beacon - Times of India

Goa tourism minister gives up red beaconTimes of IndiaPANAJI: Minutes after the Union Cabinet decision emerged to apply the brakes on the red beacon culture in the country with effect from May 1, Goa tourism minister Manohar Azgaonkar announced his decision to give up the red beacon with immediate effect.and more »

No Red Beacons On VIP Cars Gets Green Light From Twitter - NDTV;

No Red Beacons On VIP Cars Gets Green Light From Twitter - NDTV

NDTVNo Red Beacons On VIP Cars Gets Green Light From TwitterNDTVNew Delhi: From next month, politicians and government officials will be giving up the red beacons on their vehicles. Only emergency vehicles like ambulances, fire engines and police vans will be allowed to have a blue beacon. Even the President, Prime ...and more »

Centre banishes VIP red beacons, Congress says mere symbolism (Roundup) - India.com;

Centre banishes VIP red beacons, Congress says mere symbolism (Roundup) - India.com

India.comCentre banishes VIP red beacons, Congress says mere symbolism (Roundup)India.comNew Delhi, April 19 (IANS) The central government on Wednesday announced no dignitary will be allowed to flaunt red beacons atop their vehicles from May 1, and necessary changes in the laws for the purpose are being brought about. The Congress ...and more »

Amarinder welcomes Centre's decision on red beacons - Daily News & Analysis

Amarinder welcomes Centre's decision on red beaconsDaily News & AnalysisBeacons, however, will be allowed on vehicles concerning emergency and relief services, ambulance, fire service etc. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today welcomed the Union Cabinet's decision to get rid of red beacons from all vehicles from May ...and more »