Sachin Tendulkar's security cover withdrawn, Aaditya Thackeray gets an upgrade

Sachin Tendulkar's security cover withdrawn, Aaditya Thackeray gets an upgrade

In a recent security rejig, Sachin Tendulkar's X category security cover has been withdrawn, which means he will no longer have a round-the-clock police constable with him, however, he will have an escort.

Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray's security cover has been increased from Y+ to Z citing more public exposure by the threat perception committee.

BJP leader Eknath Khadse's security cover in Y category with an escort has been reduced. He will no longer have an escort.

Former BJP leader and UP Governor Ram Naik's security cover has been downgraded from Z + to X category.

Similarl, Special Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam's security cover has been reduced to Y category from Z+.

Out of 97 persons provided security cover in Maharashtra, the security cover for 29 people was reduced or enhanced, while 16 were de-categorised by the threat perception committee.