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LS Speaker gives up security, protocol vehicles

IANS  |  Bhopal 

Sumitra on Saturday announced that she was giving up her Z-plus security as well as the protocol vehicles that formed part of her cavalcade in her capacity as the in the

In a letter to Kamal Nath, said although neither her candidature has been announced nor the notification for the seat has come, she feels in a "peaceful, safe city" like she did not need the security apparatus as well as other government vehicles.

"Although I am still entitled to the security and protocol vehicles -- and they are still accompanying my car -- as I still hold the constitutional position of the Speaker, I want to inform you (Chief Minister) that I am giving up these facilities," said in the letter.



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First Published: Sat, March 16 2019. 20:50 IST