Nagpur: With the threat perception conveyed by the intelligence department, all vehicles were stopped at the gate. All the Ministers including the Chief Minister, MLAs and other senior officials had to walk all the way to the Vidhan Sabha building on the December 5, 2016, the first day of Winter Session of Legislative Assembly-2016.
There were two gates for the entry, one near Reserve Bank of India square for Chief Minister and other Ministers while MLAs had to enter from the main near Meeta Neem Durgah.
Even the parking of the vehicles too differed. The arrangement of vehicles of VVIPs was made hit opposite to the Meeta Neem Durgah, while the vehicles of all ministers were made near the Samvidhan Square. The arrangement for the vehicles of MLAs and other senior officials was made at Kasturchand Park Grounds.
Though it was a long walk, all the ministers including the Chief Minister walked the entire stretch without any cribbing. When Ajit Pawar entered, while answering to the question of having to walk, he said that when it comes to security issue, whichever political party is in government, everybody should adhere to the rules.