Various types of security have been provided to 31 VIPs from Bihar. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Governor Fagu Chauhan will continue to cover the Advanced Security Responsibility (ASL) protection with Z Plus as before. At the same time, former Chief Minister Lalu Prasad, Jeet Ram Manji and Rabri Devi have been given protection cover of Z Plus. The Home Department issued the order following a recommendation by the State Security Committee at its September 21 meeting.
Seven protections, including Sushil Modi
Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, MP Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan Singh, former MP Syed Shahnawaz Hussain, Union Minister Ram Bilas Paswan, MP and JDU state president Basisht Narayan Singh, Minister Ashok Chowdhury and former MP Shatrughan Sinha.
Y Plus from Mira Kumar and Tejaswi
Former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar and Leader of the Opposition Tejaswi Prasad Yadav will be on the security cordon of Y Plus. These two leaders have been given Y Plus protection cover
17 from Y and 1 from X section protection
In light of the recommendations of the State Security Committee, 17 VIPs have been given Y-class protection. Among them are Chief Justice of Patna High Court, former Minister Narendra Singh, former Minister and Member of Parliament Akhilesh Prasad Singh, former MP Sharad Yadav, former Minister Shakil Ahmed, MP Pashupati Kumar Paras, former MLA Ranvijay Singh, MP Sushil Kumar. Shahi, former Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy, former Union Minister Radha Mohan Singh, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, MLC Madan Mohan Jha, Union Home Minister Nityananda Roy, former Minister Tej Pratap Yadav have been given Y category security. At the same time, former minister Anil Kumar got X category security class.