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Section 144 Clamped For 2 Months As Locals Up The Ante Against Drinking Water Project In Kendrapara
Section 144 Clamped For 2 Months As Locals Up The Ante Against Drinking Water Project In Kendrapara

Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC has been clamped in three panchayats of Kendrapara district for a period of two months to expedite the works of a mega drinking water project in Kendrapara district. 

Snana Purnima Of Lord Jagannath In Puri
Section 144 to be clamped in Puri for Snana Yatra

In a bid to prevent congregation and movement of public due to Covid pandemic, the district administration has decided to impose prohibitory orders under section 144 of CrPC for the smooth conduct of Snana Yatra (divine bathing rituals of Lord Jagannath and his siblings) scheduled to be performed on June 24.

Section 144 Blanket On Rukuna Rath Yatra This Year
Section 144 Blanket On Rukuna Rath Yatra This Year

Bhubaneswar: The Covid-19 pandemic is once again set to take the shine off Lord Lingaraj’s Rukuna Rath Yatra celebrations for the second year in a row as the annual festival…

Covid Resurgence Scare: Sec-144 Clamped At Nemala Ahead Of Mahapurusha Achyutananda’s Birth Anniversary

Cuttack: The district administration has imposed prohibitory orders under section-144 of CrPC at Padma Vana Peetha in Nemala- the birth place of Mahapurusha Achyutananda- in the district. The district administration took the decision to avoid devotees’ congregation tomorrow on the occasion of birth anniversary of the 16th century saint. Apprehending resurgence of Covid-19, the administration […]

Magha Saptami: Section-144 To Be Clamped Around Chandrabhaga Beach

Puri: The district administration of Puri has decided to enforce prohibitory order under Section 144 around Chandrabhaga beach in Konark in view of Magha Saptami dip scheduled to be observed on February 19, 2021. The decision to impose the prohibitory order has been taken to prevent spread of COVID-19 during the festival that witnesses a […]

No Zero Night Celebrations, Sec 144 In Cuttack- Bhubaneswar Tonight

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to ensure that there is no large gathering in public places, the Commissionerate Police on Thursday decided to clamp prohibitory orders under Section 144 in the Twin Cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar. Police Commissioner Sudhanshu Sarangi appealed to the people of the twin cities not to take part in Zero Night […]

Anla Navami: Section 144 Within 200 Metres Of Sakhigopal Temple

Puri: Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) will be in force within 200 metres of Gopinath Dev Temple at Sakhigopal area of Puri district from midnight tonight. The restrictions on any kind of congregation has been clamped as part of the strategy adopted by the concerned district administration to […]

Pentha Beach
Drowning Deaths: Sec 144 Enforced Around Rajnagar Sea Beach

Kendrapara: Close on the heels of the death of two youths in last 15 days, the Kendrapara district administration has enforced CrPC section-144 around the pristine Pentha sea beach under Rajnagar block in the district. The public has been barred to enter the sea at the face of Chitaukola to Dobandhi along the Sea beach […]

Puri Goshani Yatra: Sec 144 To Be Imposed On Immersion Route

Puri: With the Dussehra coming to an end with the celebration of Vijayadashami on Monday, preparations are on for the immersion of Goshani idols in Puri. In view of the COVID19 situation, the Puri district administration has come up with certain guidelines to be followed during immersion. Sources said, the district administration has decided to […]

Puri Rath Yatra: Section 144 To Be Imposed Ahead Of Snana Yatra

Puri: In order to prevent movement of public during Snana Yatra, section 144 will be imposed in the pilgrimage city from June 4 till June 6. Puri collector Balwant Singh today informed that the restriction will be clamped from June 4 (10 pm) to the morning of June 6 to contain the spread of COVID-19 […]

Quarantine Rule Goes Up In Smoke In Ganjam, Sec-144 Imposed Around TMC/IQC

Berhampur: The Ganjam district administration has imposed Section-144 at and around all COVID19 temporary medical camps/institutional quarantine centres where migrants have been quarantined by the government following their return from other states, mostly from Gujarat’s Surat. As per the ordered passed by district Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange, no persons will be allowed to enter within […]

Matric Exam 2020: Sec 144 Imposed At Dhenkanal School To Stop Malpractice

Dhenkanal: In a bid to stop malpractice, the Dhenakanal district administration has imposed Section 144 at Biribolei Janata Government High School under Parjang Police limits in Kamakhyanagar area of the district. The move came after some guardians were allegedly spotted providing cheat papers to the students during the ongoing matric examinations on Saturday. Kankadahada Block […]

Kashmir remains shut for 12th consecutive day

Srinagar: Kashmir remained shut for the 12th consecutive day on Friday, even as the authorities relaxed restrictions on the movement of people in Srinagar. “Restrictions on the movement of people have been eased in most parts of the Valley. The situation so far has remained peaceful,” a senior official of the state administration said here. […]

Govt mulls legal action against media for 'baseless' J&K reports

New Delhi: The government is contemplating legal action against media outlets for reporting fabricated and baseless news relating to developments in Jammu and Kashmir. Highly placed sources in the Ministry of Home Affairs said that legal notices could be served to media outlets if they are prima facie found projecting “fabricated and provocative” stories, leading to […]

Prohibitory orders withdrawn in Jammu, eased in Valley

Jammu: Prohibitory orders in Jammu were on Friday withdrawn, and all schools and colleges asked to open from Saturday, even as the orders remained in force in Kashmir Valley, though they were eased ahead of Eid celebrations on Monday. According to the order issued by Jammu District Magistrate Sushma Chauhan, Section 144 of the Criminal […]

Normalcy returns as curfew lifted in violence-hit Kendrapara town

Kendrapara: Curfew has been lifted in violence-hit Kendrapara from 6 am today as the town is limping back to normalcy. However, prohibitory orders under Section 144 remains in force in the area. The curfew was lifted after a successful peace committee meeting between district administration, police and the conflicting groups on Thursday evening. During the […]

Prohibitory orders lifted in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: With the conclusion of week-long Ram Navami celebrations, Bhadrak district administration today withdrew the prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC from several parts of the town. The authorities had imposed prohibitory orders from 6 PM on March 17 to maintain communal harmony and law and order in the town in view of Ram […]

Sec 144 imposed in Damanjodi after protests over Nalco expansion

Koraput: The Koraput district administration imposed Section-144 in Damanjodi area following protests by villagers of Ambogaon over construction of a boundary wall by Nalco. The administration has also deployed four platoons of police force in the area to avoid any untoward incident. Sources said the locals have been protesting construction of the boundary wall by […]

Sec 144 clamped after BCJD activists scuffle with police

Bhubaneswar: Section 144 was clamped near the CBI office today after Biju Chhatra Janata Dal (BCJD) activists clashed with the police here alleging vested interest by political parties behind the arrest of party legislator Prabhat Biswal. Early in the morning, members of the BCJD activists took out a bike rally from Cuttack and reached CBI […]

Tension erupts, Section 144 clamped in Bhawanipur

Bhubaneswar: The district administration on Sunday clamped Section 144 at Bhawanipur’s sector-21 in Rourkela following tension during a land acquisition. According to reports, tension had erupted following opposition raised during the land acquisition for Sewerage Treatment Plant (STP). Two groups are at loggerheads over the issue with one group stressing on utilisation of the land […]

Section 144 clamped in Delang

Puri: District administration on Thursday clamped Section 144 in Delang area of Puri district following tension between two villages over a past dispute. Sources said trouble erupted after group clash between people of Belapada and Jagdalpur villages over a petty issue. Later tension escalated after some unidentified miscreants from one group hurled crude bombs at […]

Bhadrak unrest
Bhadrak unrest: Curfew imposed, new Collector deputed

Bhubaneswar: As communal tension gripped Bhadrak for the second consecutive day despite section 144 being in force on Friday after peace committee talks failed to reach a consensus, the administration swung into action by imposing curfew. Moreover, Cuttack Municipal Corporation commissioner Gyana Ranjan Das was appointed as the new Collector of the district. Das has […]

Bhadrak outrage
Bhadrak outrage: tension subsides, Sec 144 still in force

Bhadrak: A day after tension over some religious comments posted on social media erupted in Bhadrak, the situation was seen improving with no untoward incident reported from anywhere in the town till early this morning. Shops at various places in the town are open and buses have also started plying in the town. However, Section […]

Tension over a murder still prevails in 2 villages of Balasore

Balasore: Tension still prevails at Gabagaon and Patrapada in Balasore district after a group clash over murder of a person here on Friday. While prohibitionary orders under section 144 of CrPC is still in force at some areas, 12 platoon of police force has been deployed in the locality to check further confrontation between the […]

Section 144 clamped at Pipili market

Pipili: The Puri district administration today clamped prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC at Pipili market in Puri district in apprehension of violation of law and order as the BJP and the ruling BJD were scheduled organise separate rallies over the egg attack issue. The ban order has been put for five hours from […]