Robert Vadra-DLF deals: Media needs security more, says Ashok Khemka
The man who allegedly made threat call to Khemka was arrested from Gurgaon last week by Panchkula police.
The senior IAS officer met Chief Secretary P K Chaudhery here today, who had called him for a meeting in the wake of the threat calls.
After meeting Chaudhery, who is also President of the State IAS Officers' Association, for nearly 45 minutes in the latter's office in the Civil Secretariat building, Khemka told reporters that it was a "privileged communication and there is nothing for the media that I can brief".
However, when asked to comment on the man arrested who is alleged to have made one of the threat calls to his office in Panchkula recently, Khemka said that he had given a statement to the police about this.
Khemka had last week said he had got two threat calls within a fortnight.
Umaid Singh, arrested last week, was an employee of the Haryana Housing Board and was dismissed from service by Khemka in 2006 when he was administrator of the board, the Panchkula police had earlier maintained.
When asked if he feels the need for security, Khemka today said, "I have very clearly said that security is a state of mind. I don't need that security paraphernalia."
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