Mumbai: The security of Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has been upgraded from Z category to Z plus. Besides him, his son and Yuva Sena chief Aditya Thackeray’s security has been also enhanced from X category to Y category.
The security committee comprises of chief secretary Sumeet Mallick, Additional Chief Secretary (Home) S K Shrivastava, Director General of Police Satish Mathur, Commissioner of Police (Mumbai) Dattatray Padsalgikar, among other senior officers.
The committee reviews the security of the politicians and big personalities based on the inputs of the central agencies periodically. Accordingly, the committee upgrades and downgrades the security based on threat perception.
Sources in Shiv Sena said, “The security of party chief Uddhav Thackeray has been upgraded from Saturday.”