Security forces on Wednesday detained a man who tried to enter the residence of National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval in Delhi.
The news: A 43-year-old man from Bangalore allegedly tried to enter National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval’s house in Tughlak Road area.
- He was in his car and was stopped by the security personnel. Meanwhile, security has been beefed up outside Doval’s residence and the police are checking all vehicles.
- The person has been identified as Shantanu Reddy from Karnataka. He is being investigated by a special cell of Delhi Police.
- What they’re saying: A senior police officer said they came to know about the matter at around 7:35 a.m. “Local police and a team of special cell immediately rushed to the spot. He was picked up and taken to the Special Cell’s office in Lodhi Colony, where a team of intelligence agencies also reached. They started questioning him and he disclosed his identity. The police then approached the Bangalore police to verify all the facts and also tried to contact his family members.”
- Police said that he was driving a rented car. During investigation, Reddy told the police that someone had fit a chip inside him and was trying to control him.
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