The important thing in this respect is that the security guard can not take law in his hand. He can only try to protect the person for whom he is hired or the installation for which he is deputed. The security guard cannot keep a gun just like that. As per the rules and regulations a gun can be given to a security guard only after getting the licence for it and the justification by the owner of the installation in this matter.
In many countries security guards have adequate arms to protect the installation as well as theirselves. So far we do not have such set up in our country.
Knowledge is power.
These security guards who provide security to famous personalities some times show extra enthusiasm and go beyond their levels. There they will give chance to all media and news papers to high light the issues and make merry.
'Idhuvum Kadandhu Pogum "
Even this challenging situation would ease