144 CrPC enforced in Peren


Dimapur, March 1: The Deputy Commissioner and District Election Officer, Smita Sarangi, IAS, the District Magistrate of Peren town has promulgated Criminal Procedure Section 144 in Peren Town with effect from February 27 and in Jalukie Town and Samziuram Village from March 1 whereas reports have been received that there are chances of post poll violence in and around Peren which could damage the peace of the area.
There will be prohibition on assembly of five or more persons; carrying of arms, stones, lathis, etc.; vehicles with more than five persons including driver.
The order shall come into force immediately and shall continue till March 3. This order shall not hinder/ restrict polling personnel/ Government officials/ CPMF involved in the conduct of election. (Page News Service)