Night curfew in Assam-Nagaland border

Last updated on: January 21, 2020 at 10:28 pm IST


Dimapur, January 21: Additional District Magistrate (ADM) Sivasagar, Assam has reinforced night curfew from 6 pm to 6 am in the 5 km belt in Assam side of Sivasagar district bordering Nagaland State with effect from December 20 for a period of 60 days.
ADM Sivasagar in an order said night curfew has been imposed as a precautionary measure to prevent occurrence of anti-social elements/extremist/unlawful activities coming across the Assam/Nagaland border in the belt of Sivasagar District. He said movement of any person/group of persons/any vehicular traffics are prohibited during the period of night curfew.
However, magistrate, security personnel of army/CRPF/police and civil officials deployed on duty are exempted from the purview of the prohibitory order.
(Page News Service)