Most Expensive Mobile Phones Gifted to GoI
The List of Most Expensive Mobile Phones gifted to our Ministers and Government Officials is revealed by the RTIwala. These are particularly senior Bureaucrats, Diplomats, and Advisors during their formal and informal meets. Basically, they get much more things, from Limited Edition Cartier Wrist Watch (Rs 4.5 lacs) to Brown Horse.
— Gopal Baglay (@MEAIndia) May 17, 2015
Which are those Expensive Mobile Phones gifted to Ministers and Govt Officials?
According to our research based on data we collected and processed. The mobile phone’s list is not only short but significant as well. These are some of the branded and most Expensive Mobile Phones available in the market. So let’s share the details with you about Costliest Mobile Phones gifted to Ministers and Govt Officials in The year 2016.
|Details of the gifts||Date of the|
|Name and the title|
of the recipient
value in (Rs.) by MEA
|1.||An Apple iPhone 6S 64GB||03.02.2016 ||Shri Sanjay Verma, JS|
Chief of Protocol,
|59,500/-||Option of the
|2.||An Apple Ipad Airwith Accessories||14.07.2016||Shri M. Subbarayudu,|
|37,000/-||Returned to the
of Rs. 32000/-
|3.||Samsung galaxy Note|
5 (32GB) Moible
|31.03.2016||Smt. Preeti Saran,|
Secretary (East), MEA
|4.||A Huawei Mate 8|
|30.09.2016||Dr. Arvind Panagariya,|
|30,000/||Option of the
|5.||An OPPO A37|
Mobile Phone with
|21.10.2016||Shri Arvind Panagariya,|
|6.||An apple I Phone 6S|
Rose Gold (128GB)
|28.10.2016||Sh. Sanjay Verma,|
Chief of Protocol, MEA
|60,000/-||Option of the
|7.||An Apple I phone 6S|
|11.11.2016||Sh. Sanjay Verma,|
Joint Secretary, Chief of
|50,000/||Option of the
|8.||A Mobile Phone|
The Minister of State
(IC) for Commerce and
|10,000/-||Option of the
|9.||An OPPO A37|
mobile Phone with
|23.12.2016||Shri M.J. Akbar,|
The Minister of State for
|11,000/-||Option of the
|10.||An iPhone 7 plus silver with Accessories||27.01.2017*||Shri M.J. Akbar,|
Minister of State for
*The latest entry is of The year 2017, which too we have included in the table.
Do Ministers and Govt Officials keep those Costliest Mobile Phones gifted to them?
The Anser is
No YES! As you can see from the above table only 2 out of 9 Mobile phones were returned back to Toshakhana by Smt. Preeti Saran and Shri M.J. Akbar. Whereas rest either didn’t replied (as they have to in 30 days of receipt) or kept with them.
How can they keep with them?
Just by depositing Rs 5,000 in Govt. Account. It’s that simple…!
What is a Toshakhana?
The Toshakhana is a Government’s treasure house wherein gifts that are received as honor are kept. Indian government’s toshakhana is the place or building where all dignitaries deposit gifts that they have received from abroad.
So, what else they all receive?
So many, literally speaking so many precious and rare things like paintings, sarees to other artifacts.
So, did you enjoyed our exclusive RTIwala Reveals report on Costliest Mobile Phones gifted to our Ministers and Govt Officials?
If yes! Then please share this Report with your friends and family members. Let them also know the hidden benefits of becoming a High Ranking Minister or a Govt Official, apart from huge salary, pensions, and other incentives.
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