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Bandh in Nandurbar to protest attack on local MP's car

Press Trust of India  |  Nashik 

A was observed today in Maharashtra's district to condemn the attack on the car of Heena Gavit, allegedly by quota activists yesterday.

Commercial establishments, shops, schools and colleges remained shut in response to the called by some tribal organisations, a said.

The car of Gavit, who represents tribal-dominated Lok Sabha constituency, was damaged outside the district collector's office in in north by a group of 15-20 people.

had escaped unhurt in the attack.

Protesters took out a morcha today on the office of district collector, said the official attached to the district police control room.

In Dhule, a rasta roko protest was held, police said.

Heavy police bandobast was in force across Nandurbar city, around 200 kms away from Nashik, police said.

The shutdown was observed in Nandurbar city and talukas like Akrani, Akkalkuwa, Taloda, Navapur and Shahada, police said.

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First Published: Mon, August 06 2018. 17:20 IST