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SC to set up high-level committee to inquire into security lapses during PM's visit to Punjab


  • A three-judge bench comprising Chief Justice NV Ramana was hearing the plea filed by an organisation, Lawyers Voice.
  • The Prime Minister's convoy was stranded on a flyover due to a blockade by protesters in Ferozepur after which he returned from poll-bound Punjab without attending the planned events, including a rally.
  • The apex court had also directed the Registrar General of the Punjab and Haryana High Court to "secure and preserve" the records.