From a Correspondent
Goalpara, August 10: With a view to maintain public peace and tranquility during the celebration of Independence Day, Section 144 of Cr.PC has been promulgated in Goalpara district with immediate effect.
District Magistrate (DM) JVN Subramanyam , exercising the power conferred upon him under Section 144 Cr PC, has promulgated various prohibitory orders. Under the circumstances, assembly of more than five persons other than for I-Day purpose , carrying of fire arms, lethal weapons, collecting forceful dotions from vehicles, wearing combat dresses, organizing rally or processions , use of loud speakers other than in religious places, shouting slogans inciting commul or ethnic violence have been restricted. Restrictions with some exemptions are also there for pillion riders. The prohibitory orders will remain in operation until further order.