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Section 144 enforced in Ghaziabad, Noida

The prohibitory measures would be in place for two weeks and the situation would be reviewed later

IANS  |  Noida 

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In view of the violence in and Punjab, authorities in the NCR towns of and under western have enforced prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC.

District Magistrate Ministhy S. Nair, while proclaiming the enforcement of preventive measures in the district, said initially the prohibitory measures would be in place for two weeks and the situation would be reviewed later.

Prohibitory orders have also been enforced in Gautam Budh Nagar district comprising and Greater

District Magistrate B.N. Singh said Section 144 was already in place and in view of the developments in the adjoining state, it has been extended.

 

 

First Published: Fri, August 25 2017. 21:27 IST
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