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As cops crack down on crowds, New Year’s Eve subdued

January 01, 2022 2:07 am

Places like Juhu beach, Gateway of India, Marine Drive, Bandstand among several other places which were teeming with crowds wore a deserted look with a few constables roaming around with their lathis.

Omicron: Section 144 imposed in Mumbai for 48 hours; no morcha, rally allowed

December 11, 2021 3:46 pm

No morcha, rally or procession allowed on December 11 and 12, says Mumbai Police order.

As TMC seeks rally nod, Section 144 imposed in West Tripura; gatherings prohibited till Diwali end

September 21, 2021 6:19 pm

Tripura HC on Tuesday declined to interfere with the government's decision as it heard TMC's petition seeking permission for holding a rally on Wednesday.

Pune: In Maval and Lonavala, curbs to continue even on weekdays

July 21, 2021 1:54 pm

Police said restrictions will continue not only on weekends but on weekdays, including Thursdays, which are weekly offs for the industrial units in Maval and Pimpri-Chinchwad

Noida police ask religious leaders to appeal for social distancing

April 15, 2021 12:43 am

Section 144 has already been imposed in the district, not allowing the gathering of more than five persons at a place.

With Covid cases on the rise, Section 144(1) imposed in Bengaluru; swimming polls, gyms in apartment complexes closed

April 08, 2021 8:02 am

The prohibitory order comes days after the Karnataka government issued new guidelines ordering the closure of gyms and swimming pools and a reduction in the seating capacity of pubs, bars and theatres to 50 per cent.

Telangana: Cops invoke Section 144 in Bhainsa town following group clash

March 08, 2021 2:34 pm

The situation is under control and peaceful, they said, adding a total of 12 people including a policeman and one journalist were injured after the two groups pelted stones on Sunday night following arguments between two bikers over a road rage issue.

Flip-flop on Section 144 in Gautam Budh Nagar

April 06, 2020 2:39 am

Sources said the administration's initial order was not in line with CM's directives which stated that the lockdown will be lifted as per schedule. Till Sunday evening, 58 positive cases were reported in Gautam Budh Nagar. 

Delhi borders sealed: IDs for essential staff, curfew passes for rest

March 24, 2020 8:21 am

This was done after police observed that execution of prohibitory orders in the capital was “not up to the mark”.

Ahmedabad: 40 people booked for defying section 144 during Janata Curfew

March 24, 2020 1:12 am

According to Ahmedabad city police, around 25 men and 15 women along with children were seen as part of a procession on the road near Raipur police chowki in Khadia area of old city Ahmedabad around 5 pm on Sunday.


Hooda blames BJP for Jat quota row in Haryana

February 19, 2016 5:59 am

Rohtak, Feb 19 (ANI): Lashing out at the state government, former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda blamed BJP leaders for the Jat quota row in the state. He accused the ruling party of having no stand on the issue. He said his government gave an ideal reservation to everyone and people were satisfied with his government. At least 15 people were injured in Rohtak yesterday when a protest turned violent, forcing the administration to impose Section 144 and block internet services.