New Delhi, June 7: The security of Union Home Minister Amit Shah has been beefed up by the Delhi Police by placing additional security components at his residence, officials in the security set-up said here on Friday.
Mr Shah has been given Z plus security cover by the Central Reserve Police Force since 2014.
Delhi Police has reviewed the Home Minister's security after Mr Shah assumed charge of the Home Ministry on June 1.
Additional deployment of security personnel at his residence at Akbar Road has been made and more Delhi Police force will be provided for peripheral security of his residence.
Also, the Union Home Minister has been allotted official accommodation at 6 A, Krishna Menon Marg due to security reasons and he likely to get the security cover of elite force National Security Guard (NSG) soon, the officials said.
Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee used to live in 6 A Krishna Menon Marg and after his demise, the bungalow has been allotted to the Home Minister now. (UNI)