Assam Shutdown: Protester Try To Obstruct Trains Over Citizenship Bill
Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 12:01 PM
Protesters tried to put-up blockades on railway tracks this morning in order to disrupt train services across Assam, as-part-of 12-hour state-wide 'bandh' or shutdown called by 46-organisations protesting against the Citizenship-Bill. Police officials said that demonstrators, who were trying to prevent train movement by sitting on tracks, were being evicted. Demonstrators also burnt tyres on roads at various places across the state, police said.