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Flutter after 'green light' pointed at Rahul in Amethi road show, MHA says no threat

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

A green light pointed at during his roadshow in on Wednesday created a scare, but the said there was no threat to his life.

However, sources said that a security breach was alleged when the light was seen pointed at the during the roadshow. This led to security concerns within the party, but it was later found that the light was from a camera.

When contacted, a said as soon as the ministry's attention was drawn to reports about the incident, the (Special Protection Group) was asked to verify the factual position.

"(SPG) has informed MHA that they have gone through the video clipping of the incident very closely. The 'green light' shown in the clipping was found to be that of a mobile phone used by the AICC photographer, who was videographing the impromptu press interaction of near the collectorate at

"(SPG) has also informed MHA that this position was conveyed to the personal staff of Director (SPG) has confirmed that there was no security implication whatsoever," the said.

chief the party has written no letter pertaining to alleged security breach to

The spokesperson corroborated this saying, "MHA has not received any letter from the party.

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First Published: Thu, April 11 2019. 16:45 IST