Jasodaben To Get SPG Cover Irrespective Of Domestic Status

Since its now official now that Prime-Minister-designated Narendera Modi is married to Jasodaben, it has also been decided officially to give SPG security cover to her as well

The rules says that the 62-year-old Jashodaben is entitled to Special Protection Group (SPG) cover and the force will have to provide security to her as Modi is set to take over as the Prime Minister. The The rule thus applies to Jashodaben as well, irrespective of the status of the ties between herself and her husband, he pointed out. 

Jashodaben lives with her two brothers in a small village called Ishwarwada in Mehasana district of north Gujarat. The SPG provides for ‘Proximate Security’ to the Prime Minister and the members of his immediate family. Any former prime ministers or members of their immediate families are also entitled to SPG security for a period of 10 years from the date on which they cease to hold office.

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