Breaking | Section 144 imposed in Dispur, Bhangagarh & other areas

Guwahati, January 10: The Deputy Commissioner of Police, East Police District has imposed Section 144 CrPC in parts of the East Police District.

As per the order, assembly of more than five persons, agitations, demonstrations, processions and shouting slogans in the entire East Police District covering Dispur, Bhangagarh, Basistha, Hatigaon, Sonapur and areas under Khetri Police Station are strictly prohibited without prior permission.

The order came into force on January 7, as per the press communique.

“Some specified and unspecified persons or groups of persons or organisations/associations are liekly to disturb normal functioning of offices, movement of public and flow of traffic in parts of East Police District, Guwahati and it is apprehended that such groups of persons or organisations/associations are planning to carry out agitation/demonstration/shouting of slogans in parts of East Police District which may cause breach of peace and public order and may cause disturbance/interruption of peaceful movement of traffic, public and normal functioning of the offices,” stated the order.