Anil Pandey, a senior CISF officer, had a particular dialog with our colleague ETimes in which he advised that the identify of the ASI who stopped Salman Khan is Somnath Mohanty. Somnath Mohanty has been honored in the previous however to not cease Salman Khan. A CISF official says that the technique of checking paperwork at the airport is a routine activity. Whether it is a typical man or a celeb, they need to get their paperwork checked. So Somnath Mohanty has not been awarded any particular award for stopping Salman Khan.
Because of this CISF tweeted
CISF Chief Spokesperson DIG Anil Pandey had a particular dialog with our colleague ETimes. In which he advised, ‘Someone shot a video of Salman Khan at the airport and a rumor was unfold that motion was taken in opposition to the CISF officer who stopped him, so we needed to make clear this complete matter by tweeting. ASI Somnath Mohanty who was on responsibility stopped Salman Khan and checked his paperwork as per the airport security protocol. Every passenger has to undergo this course of.
‘Airport protocol is totally different just for these VIPs’
Talking about the award given to ASI Somnath Mohanty, Anil says, “The ASI on responsibility has not been given any particular award to cease Salman Khan, however he has been awarded for Best Performer in Internal Assessment. has given. Our division works by itself phrases. What ASI Mohanty did is a routine job. He hasn’t done something shocking. Not solely in Mumbai, however at all airports throughout the nation, CISF personnel comply with the identical process for airport test-in of celebrities as every other passenger. The safety protocol is totally different solely for many who are on the VIP checklist of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).
‘Such movies go viral due to followers and paparazzi’
CISF officer Anil Pandey says every time huge stars are stopped at airports resulting from the presence of paparazzi and celebs followers, their photographs or movies go viral, however celebrities are not any totally different. . A CISF officer says, “It is a protocol. Most of the time, when actors or actresses journey, their supervisor or workforce members first arrive at the airport to indicate the movie star’s paperwork and ID.
These celebrities have been stopped at the airport earlier than Salman
In 2019, Deepika Padukone was stopped by a CISF jawan and requested to indicate her ID. While this is a daily protocol, the actress was praised by followers on social media. During the pandemic, mirrors have been put in whereas getting into the airport and celebrities are additionally requested to take away the masks for identification. Recently, movies of Deepika Padukone and Kiara Advani went viral on-line, in which CISF officers are seen asking them to take away masks at the time of test-in.