Ban on holding protests and rallies in public places


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Police Commissioner issues prohibitory orders
LUDHIANA, JANUARY 01, 2018: Considering problems being faced by commuters and obstructions in performing government duty due to various protests and rallies in public places, a designated site for holding any kind of demonstration/dharnas has been earmarked. Now, protests can be held in Sector-39 A, near Vardhman Mill, Ludhiana.

Exercising the powers vested under Section 144, Code of criminal Procedure, 1973, Police Commissioner RN Dhoke has imposed a complete ban on holding demonstrations/dharnas other than the designated place. Carrying of dangerous weapons and other materials in the city has also been prohibited.

Date: 
Monday, January 1, 2018