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

New 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 ...

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

These 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 ...

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

NEW 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 ...

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

Driver 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 ...

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

In 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 ...

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

Reacting 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 ...

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

After 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 ...

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

NEW 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 ...

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

An 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.

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

Ahmedabad, 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 ...

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

Panaji: 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 ...

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

Bhubaneswar: 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 ...

Rajasthan to impose red beacon ban - NYOOOZ

Summary: 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.

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

"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 ...

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

The 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

Goa tourism minister gives up red beacon - Times of India

PANAJI: 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.

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

New 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 ...

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

New 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 ...

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

Beacons, 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 ...