No Selfies in Front of National Memorials Between 12-18 August


New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday directed all states to bar individuals from taking selfies in front of national memorials from August 12 to 18. The Tourism Ministry issued an advisory as part of security measures being put in place ahead of Independence Day celebrations, a news agency reported.

Tourism Ministry’s advisory to the States comes as part of security measures being taken in view of Independence Day and ‘Bharat parv’ events.

Security agencies are cautious ahead of the Independence Day celebrations and fears of possible terrorist attacks have forced the hand of the Tourism Ministry into spelling out Wednesday’s “no selfie” diktat.

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