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No red beacons on official vehicles from May 1: Jaitley

IANS  |  New Delhi 

No red beacons on official vehicles will be allowed from May 1, the announced on Wednesday.

A decision to this effect was taken at a Union Cabinet meet presided by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

"From May 1 no one in the country would be able to have red beacons atop official vehicles. There will be no exceptions," Finance Minister told reporters.

Jaitley also said that a rule which gives the Centre and state governments the right to use blue beacons with flasher has also being changed.

"Only defined emergency services will be allowed to carry blue beacons with flasher," Jaitley said.

--IANS

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No red beacons on official vehicles will be allowed from May 1, the announced on Wednesday.

A decision to this effect was taken at a Union Cabinet meet presided by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

"From May 1 no one in the country would be able to have red beacons atop official vehicles. There will be no exceptions," Finance Minister told reporters.

Jaitley also said that a rule which gives the Centre and state governments the right to use blue beacons with flasher has also being changed.

"Only defined emergency services will be allowed to carry blue beacons with flasher," Jaitley said.

--IANS

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(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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No red beacons on official vehicles from May 1: Jaitley

No red beacons on official vehicles will be allowed from May 1, the announced on Wednesday.

A decision to this effect was taken at a Union Cabinet meet presided by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

"From May 1 no one in the country would be able to have red beacons atop official vehicles. There will be no exceptions," Finance Minister told reporters.

Jaitley also said that a rule which gives the Centre and state governments the right to use blue beacons with flasher has also being changed.

"Only defined emergency services will be allowed to carry blue beacons with flasher," Jaitley said.

--IANS

bns/rn

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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