Dwell updates: Protests erupt above Citizenship Modification Bill in Assam, Tripura and other NE states

Periods OF INDIA

THE Times OF INDIA |Dec eleven, 2019, 18:20:01 IST


As protests from the Citizenship (Amendment) Invoice continued on Wednesday, five,000 paramilitary staff have been airlifted to northeastern states and the Indian Military has deployed two columns in Tripura and set one particular on standby in Assam. Remain tuned to TOI for all newest updates.

eighteen:seventeen (IST), Dec 11

Bihar: Opposition RJD and the Congress on Wednesday took out independent demonstrations from the Citizenship (Modification) Monthly bill, alleging it discriminated versus the Muslims.

18:09 (IST), Dec eleven

Assam: District Magistrate Dibrugarh orders closure of liquor certified premises from four pm nowadays for ‘preservation of general public peace and tranquility’.

eighteen:07 (IST), Dec 11

twelve trains have been cancelled and 10 trains partially cancelled, on twelfth and thirteenth December due to indefinite ‘Rail Roko’ by several organisations and associations, in Tinsukia division and Lumding division in Assam, ANI quotations Indian Railways.

17:58 (IST), Dec eleven

Anti-Cab protest: Bare rally held, posters pasted at CM household

A group of All Assam Matak Students’ Union workers held a bare protest this night on the streets of Sivasagar town in Upper Assam.
The police, on the other hand, detained the bare protesters who belong to the ‘Matak’ group.

seventeen:forty nine (IST), Dec eleven

The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) introduced out a torch mild procession from its headquarters in the point out funds and toured as a result of the streets of central Guwahati.

17:forty seven (IST), Dec eleven

Net products and services in 10 districts of Assam to be suspended for 24 several hours, starting 7 pm today, say officers.

17:forty one (IST), Dec 11

Assam: Bus torched by protesters in Dispur.

Assam: Bus torched by protesters, near Janta Bhawan in Dispur, towards #CitizenshipAmendmentBill2019 https://t.co/yUAkYPjWtk

— ANI (@ANI) 1576065873000

17:35 (IST), Dec eleven

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal was stuck at the airport right here for hrs as 1000’s of protesters hit the streets protesting against the Citizenship (Amendment) Monthly bill.

17:34 (IST), Dec eleven

Guwahati and Dibrugarh universities have postponed the examinations for an indefinite period of time when in numerous schools college students have boycotted the ongoing once-a-year emanation and have arrive out on the states to be a part of the ant-Taxi protest.

seventeen:34 (IST), Dec 11

Thousands of students from just about every college or university in Guwahati, like these from Guwahati Health care School, Assam Engineering University, took out a massive protest march by the Guwahati-Shillong Road, the main street of the metropolis on way to the condition cash at Dispur.

seventeen:31 (IST), Dec 11

3 Army columns requisitioned by civil Administration so much in Tripura and Assam. Two columns in Tripura are deployed and the third one particular in Assam is on standby: Indian Army

seventeen:30 (IST), Dec 11

Practically twenty providers (two,000 personnel) have been withdrawn from Kashmir and the remaining 30 businesses have been withdrawn from other areas and rushed to Northeastern states, the officers mentioned.

17:29 (IST), Dec eleven

Defence Professional Lt Col P Khongsai claimed that two Army columns have been deployed in Tripura – Kanchanpur in Radahnagar district and Manu in Dhalai district. “Army subject commanders and Army HQ are checking the predicament intently,” he additional.

17:29 (IST), Dec 11

A few Army columns have been requisitioned by civil administration in Tripura and Assam as the protests from the Citizenship (Modification) Monthly bill turned significant soon immediately after Union residence minister Amit Shah tabled the contentious monthly bill in Rajya Sabha.