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Jat stir in Rajasthan over OBC quota: Trains cancelled, road services hit

Northern Western Railway had to cancel two trains, divert two others on Mathura-Alwar rail track

Press Trust of India  |  Jaipur 

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Northern (NWR) on Friday, cancelled two trains and diverted two others due to blockade on Mathura-rail track by Jat community seeking benefits.

Train-51973 Mathura-departing from and train-51974 to were cancelled, an NWR spokesperson said.

While train-12035 to fort will terminate at Bandikui whereas train-51792 Bhiwani-will terminate at Alwar, he said.

Meanwhile, routes of train-19666 Udaipur-Khajurau and 12403 Allahabad-Jaipur were diverted, the spokesperson said.

Yesterday, a goods train was stopped by the agitators near Deeg in

Rail and road network remained affected in and neighbouring areas in due to stir by Jat community members demanding grant of benefits to the community in Dholpur and

First Published: Fri, June 23 2017. 14:25 IST