Sec 144 Imposed Near Red Fort Ahead of Anti-CAA Protest March
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Section 144 has been imposed near Red Fort ahead of an anti-CAA protest march, scheduled to begin from the spot. The entry and exit gates of several metro stations in the capital have also been shut.
The prohibitory orders have also been imposed in entire UP and parts of Karnataka, including Bengaluru.
Delhi HC has agreed to hear on Thursday, a PIL seeking setting up of a fact-finding committee to look into the recent violence at Jamia Milia Islamia University.
- Supreme Court, on Wednesday, refused to stay the implementation of CAA and asked Centre to respond to the PILs challenging its constitutional validity
Delhi’s Saket Court on Tuesday, sent 10 accused, in connection with Jamia Millia Islamia incident, to 14-day judicial custody
- SC has asked petitioners seeking inquiry into police action in Jamia to approach High Courts within whose jurisdictions incidents are said to have happened
Mamata Dares Centre to Sack Her Govt as Anti-CAA Stir Rocks Bengal
Anti-citizenship law protests snowballed into a major flashpoint in West Bengal on Monday with highways and railway lines blocked and incidents of arson and loot reported from many places, as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee declared CAA and NRC can be enforced in the state only over her "dead body".
Assam, the gateway to the northeast, where the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, which has been signed into law by the President, first ignited public fury, is largely calm with curfew relaxed and people going about their lives almost normally.
Curfew Partially Relaxed in Dibrugarh
Curfew relaxed in Dibrugarh district from 6 am to 8 pm for Tuesday, news agency ANI reported.
Lucknow Seminary Students Pelt Stones at Cops, Vehicles Set on Fire in Mau
Protests against the amended Citizenship Act hit new areas in Uttar Pradesh on Monday with a mob setting vehicles ablaze in Mau and students hurling stones at policemen outside an Islamic seminary in the state capital.
Students at the Banaras Hindu University again held a protest. In Lucknow, there was a demonstration at a private university as well.
Aligarh University campus remained sealed amid patrolling by the police, a day after students clashed with them.
Violence is No Solution: Venkaiah Naidu
Speaking at an event on Monday, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu commented on the recent protests against CAA saying, "There shouldn't be any obstruction or destruction, everybody should focus on construction...So, while agitating for our cause. One must be systematic. It shouldn't become destructive. Violence is no solution."
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2:10 AM, 17 DecLucknow Seminary Students Pelt Stones at Cops, Vehicles Set on Fire in Mau
3:44 AM, 17 Dec10 People Arrested in Jamia Violence Incident
4:06 AM, 17 Dec4 Killed in Police Action in Assam, 190 Arrested
5:02 AM, 17 DecNo Bullets Fired by Delhi Police in Jamia Incident: MHA
5:31 PM, 17 DecClosure of Kalindi Kunj Road Connecting Noida and Delhi Extended till Wednesday
12:15 AM, 18 DecPolice Issues Notice to Prevent BHU Students From Taking Out March
2:54 AM, 18 DecTraffic Advisory Issued in Light of CAA Protests
3:44 AM, 18 Dec'75 Tear Gas Shells Used, Stones Pelted at Us': Delhi Police in Jamia FIR
5:09 AM, 18 DecFIR Against Kafeel Khan for Inciting Violence in Aligarh: Report
5:25 AM, 18 DecDelhi HC Agrees to Hear PIL Seeking Fact-Finding Committee to Look Into Jamia Violence
6:11 AM, 18 DecSC Issues Notice to Centre Over Petitions Challenging CAA
10:13 AM, 18 DecStudents of SIET College For Women in Chennai Protest Against CAA
10:29 AM, 18 DecForm a Govt That Will Listen to Students: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
10:56 AM, 18 DecJamia Teachers' Association Take Out Peace March
11:32 AM, 18 DecWas Left With No Choice But to Call the Police: AMU V-C
12:36 PM, 18 DecWB: BJP Delegation Visiting Violence-Hit Areas Stopped, Two MPs Arrested
12:52 PM, 18 DecFearing Defeat in Delhi Assembly Polls, Opposition Spreading Violence: Kejriwal
12:44 PM, 18 DecAssam Rights Body Directs Chief Secy to Probe Deaths in Police Action During Protests
12:48 PM, 18 DecMangaluru Top Cop Asks People to Obey Law, Seek Prior Permission
12:50 PM, 18 DecJamia Nagar Violence: Delhi Court Disimisses Bail of One Accused
1:14 PM, 18 DecKanhaiya Kumar Joins Jamia Protest, Calls 'Fight' to Protect Country
1:45 PM, 18 DecAlready Said Difficult to Implement CAA, Will Toe Punjab, MPs Line: Puducherry CM
2:21 PM, 18 Dec5 Injured as Bombs Hurled at Protest March in Bengal's North Dinajpur
4:39 AM, 19 DecHuge Jam At Delhi-Gurgaon Border
4:42 AM, 19 DecSection 144 Imposed Near Red Fort
4:53 AM, 19 DecSeveral Metro Stations in Delhi Closed