A Metal detector security gate erected outside the central hall of the state legislature Monday mal functioned immediately after the Governor NN Vohra left the state legislature complex.
The minor incident,inside the well fortified civil secretariat complex has once again exposed the security drill followed ahead of the start of the Budget session.
According to official sources, minutes after the departure of the Governor from the civil secretariat the security personnel called technicians to check the metel detector gate as they had detected it was not functioning properly.
While the legislators and senior ministers along with media personnel moved through the security gate before the start of the joint address of the Governor the security personnel manning the high security gate detected that the system was mal functioning and needed immediate repair.
The technician called on the spot also struggled to detect the fault and after he succeeded in detecting the fault he rectified the same in time. The security personnel also heaved a sigh of relief after the fault was rectified.