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Section 144

Maha: Thousands visit 'Jaystambh' monument to mark 204th anniversary of Koregaon-Bhima battle

Jan 01, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

In contrast to the 203rd anniversary of the historical battle last year, which was a low-key affair due to pandemic curbs, many people have paid their tributes at the Jaystambh, which, as per a Dalit narrative is the symbol of the victory over casteism.

Mumbai Police Urge People To Avoid Visiting Public Places, Imposes Section 144

Dec 31, 2021 PTI

Mumbai police request people not to visit beaches, open grounds, sea faces, promenades, gardens, parks and similar public places between 5 pm to 5 am daily till January 15.

Muzaffarnagar: Sec 144 imposed Ahead Of Festive Season, Ban On Carrying Firearms

The district administration has restricted assembly of more than four people in public place, carrying of firearms and other weapons, celebratory firing, and use of "Chinese manjha", or glass-coated kite string.

Rakesh Tikait, 12 Others Booked Under Section 144 For Holding Maha Panchayat In Haryana

May 02, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Rakesh Tikait and some other BKU leaders addressed the 'kisan mazdoor maha panchayat' in Dhurali village near Ambala Cantt on Saturday.

Mumbai Police's Reply To Man Wanting To Meet His Girlfriend Wins Netizens' Heart

The reply by the police was well received and widely appreciated by the users on the micro-blogging site.

18 March, 2021

Section 144 Imposed In Noida Till April 30; Here’s List Of Restrictions

Outlook Web Bureau

The Uttar Pradesh police have imposed restrictions in the wake of upcoming festivals such as Holi, Shab-e-Baraat, Good Friday, Navratri, Ambedkar Jayanti, Ram Navami, Mahavir Jayanti, Hanuman Jayanti etc. amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic

19 March, 2020

Coronavirus: One More Tests Positive In Noida, Cases Rise to Four; Police Imposes Section 144


The administration has already set up an isolation ward with 400 beds at the newly-constructed district hospital in Noida’s Sector 39.

17 January, 2020

Section 144 Is Colonial Tool For ‘Nationalist’ Oppression

Shastri Ramachandaran

Prohibitory orders continue to be used indiscriminately and all that stands between the government and the people is the judiciary.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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