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Is there perception of danger to life of an individual warranting such security at public cost

C Gopinath Nair  |  Kochi 

With reference to “Light turns red for beacons” (May 1), it may lay to rest the famous quote, “All men are equal but some are more equal than others.” The VIP culture had evolved from the British era when Britishers showed off their dominance over Indians with a government distancing itself from the people for its own aims. Although the initial decade or two after Independence tried to shrug this off the infection returned with a vengeance in the name of personal security somewhere around the Sixties and spread its tentacles thereafter. However, is there any ...

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First Published: Mon, May 01 2017. 22:33 IST
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