Nagaland bans use of red beacon

 DIMAPUR, April 26 – As decided by Nagaland Cabinet, the State Government has banned use of Red Beacon light on all Central and State Government vehicles in the State with effect from May 1 next.

Ban on use of the Beacon shall apply to civil/military/paramilitary/police functionaries/officials of Central and State Government departments/agencies/organisations/public sector undertakings, an official release said today.

Police vehicles escorting VVIPs/VIPs/high dignitaries shall be allowed use of multi-coloured orange, blue and white light already permitted vide notification of March 19, 2014.

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