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NCP MLA's rail roko attempt at Kalwa railway station foiled

NCP MLA Jitendra Awhad had called for an agitation at Kalwa station on Tuesday to protest against the "casual approach" of railway authorities towards the safety of suburban commuters.

Three Telangana ministers among 14 acquitted in 2011 rail roko case

All 14 accused, including three Telangana ministers, were acquitted on Wednesday by a Railway court in Secunderabad in a 2011 ‘rail roko’ protest case after the key witness turned hostile. The protest was held at the Moula Ali Railway Station here on March 1, 2011, for carving out Telangana from Andhra Pradesh. The special judicial first class […]


Cong workers stage 'rail roko' in Maharashtra against fare hike

Congress workers staged the 'rail roko' from 10 AM and 11 AM.

CHOGM boycott: Pro-Eelam outfits call bandh in TN; normal life unaffected

People who preferred to commute through railway faced hardship as some political parties staged rail-roko

Behind violent protest by gas victims,a video,a training manual

For a month,protesters got training,including on how to lie on tracks

SC notice to Andhra Pradesh govt on plea agst Telanagna stir

State have been paralysed for last one year due to agitation for a separate state of Telangana.


Farmer bodies block railway tracks

Demonstrations and ‘rail roko’ agitation by farmers and Khet Mazdoor Unions near Jagraon and Phillaur resulted in the cancellation of 8 passenger trains and delay of 13 more.

Telangana bandh hits normal life

Public transport system was hit and educational institutions were closed besides banks and offices.

City Briefs

The 6am to 6pm Rail Roko by Telangana Joint Action Committee on Monday,has led to a change in train schedules.

Rajasthan HC issues notice to Centre,state govts

'Why should elected representatives blockading roads not be booked for waging war?'

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Cooch Behar: GCPA continues their 'Rail Roko' agitation

Cooch Behar, Feb 22 (ANI): The ‘Rail Roko’ movement by the Greater Cooch Behar People’s Association (GCPA) demanding ‘C’ category statehood or Union Territory status for Cooch Behar continued on Monday. One of the protestors said that no assurance has been given to them from the government. The GCPA members are agitating at the New Cooch Behar railway station, with many protestors squatting on the rail tracks.