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Anantnag town shuts against alleged police highhandedness

Anantnag town shuts against alleged police highhandedness

Srinagar, Oct 7 (UNI) Normal life was today crippled due to a strike against alleged highhandedness of police in main Anantnag town in south Kashmir. Meanwhile, traders held a sit-in protest at Lal Chowk in Anantnag, alleging that some policemen yesterday damaged their shops and thrashed them during an anti-braid chopping protest in the area. Shouting ‘anti-forces’ slogans, the traders demanded immediate action against the accused policemen. “We were not protesting, but the police still came and ransacked some of our shop and thrashed many shopkeepers yesterday in the town,” a protesting trader said. Shops and business establishments were closed since early this morning in main Anantnag town in support of the strike called by local traders’ body against yesterday’s incident. However, reports of normalcy were received from other parts of the district. UNI ABS SB 1350

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Former Cong legislator's vehicle used for pedaling charas, son arrested

20 Jun 2018 | 7:04 PM

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NHRC asks UP govt to respond on compensation to 3 members of family electrocuted in Aligarh in 2016

20 Jun 2018 | 7:02 PM

Lucknow, Jun 20 (UNI) The National Human Rights Commission(NHRC) taking a strict step in a case of three deaths due to electrocution in Aligarh, has held responsible the officials of the electricity department and Municipal Corporation for their negligence.

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SAD, BJP visit PGI to inquire about health of forest officials attacked by sand mafia

20 Jun 2018 | 7:01 PM

Chandigarh, Jun 20 (UNI) A Shiromani Akali Dal–Bharatiya Janata Party joint delegation on Tuesday visited the PGIMER here and inquired about the health of two forest officials who were assaulted by the sand mafia in Majri block of Mohali yesterday.

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20 Jun 2018 | 6:59 PM

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