Som is an accused of making sensational speeches in UP which sourced as one of the triggers of the riots that left 60 dead and 60,000 displaced.
His new security consists of 30 security guards and bullet-proof cars. The UP government was providing Y security to him after a court order.
The home ministry informed that the Intelligence Agencies have intercepted phone conversations that indicate threats to the controversial BJP leader.
Responding to the news, former union minster and the Congress leader Manish Tiwari said, “It is very surprising and this government is very unique that the victims of riots are roaming homeless here and there and those who are responsible for riots are being provided Z security.”
NCP leader Tariq Anwar said, , “A man who is a rioter himself has been given such security. The BJP government is responsible for that.”