Section 144
Jharkhand  /  Published 20.07.20

Covid funeral plot protest rocks Dhanbad

The Dhanbad district administration in Jharkhand had to impose prohibitory orders under CrPC Section 144 at a village on Sunday after residents objected to the preparation of a plot for performing the...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 01.07.20

Section 144 imposed in Mumbai to check rising Covid cases

Mumbai police on Wednesday imposed section 144 of CrPC in the city, prohibiting movement of people in public places and gatherings, to prevent spread of Covid-19, an official said. The prohibitory or...
By PTI in Mumbai

Calcutta  /  Published 20.04.20

Strict police step up Howrah vigil

Police had to forcibly send people home in several pockets of Howrah to enforce the lockdown on Monday.People stepping out of their homes, many with bank passbooks, were stopped. Residents chatting on...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Howrah

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.04.20

Ranchi's Hindpiri under Section 144

The district administration has clamped prohibitory orders under Section 144 and sealed off totally the Hindpiri locality here, where two confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus have been found.Heavy...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 05.04.20

Dimapur Section 144 eased

Dimapur district magistrate and commissioner of police Rothihu Tetseo partially relaxed the prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC in the district from 9am to 2pm with effect from Monday.The res...
By Bhadra Gogoi in Dimapur


North East  /  Published 02.04.20

Arunachal on Covid map, case 2 in Manipur

Arunachal Pradesh became the fourth northeastern state to join the country’s coronavirus map on Thursday with a man from Medo in Lohit district testing positive. The total Covid-19 cases in the regi...
By Damien Lepcha and Brozendra Ningomba in Itanagar

North East  /  Published 28.03.20

71 held in Jorhat market

Seventy-one people were arrested on Saturday from Nilamoni Phukan daily market here for violating the lockdown. Police also seized a large quantity of vegetables and fish from those arrested.The move ...
By Devajit Baruah in Jorhat

North East  /  Published 21.03.20

Section 144

The district magistrates of Aizawl, Lunglei, Lawngtlai and Kolasib districts in Mizoram have imposed Section 144 of CrPC banning assembly of more than five persons as a precaution against the novel co...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

North East  /  Published 20.03.20

Section 144 in Cachar

The Hailakandi administration in Assam clamped Section 144 of the CrPC in the entire district on Thursday night with immediate effect in view of the heavy inflow of visitors from across the country an...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

India  /  Published 15.03.20

Two states opt for Section 144

Health officials in India have begun to discuss the need for curbs on non-essential travel and at least two states have imposed Section 144 in select areas to prevent gatherings as the number of coron...
By Our Special Correspondent and PTI in New Delhi


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