Police Lathi-Charge At Anti-Citizenship Act Protesters In Ahmedabad
Thursday, December 19, 2019, 3:50 PM
Police on Thursday lathi-charged some people who gathered in the Sardar Baug area in Gujarat's Ahmedabad to protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citizens. A police official said they dispersed the protesters to maintain law and order as those who had gathered were not given permission to hold the protest.
Cops didn't fire during Citizenship Act protests at Jamia: Officials
Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 12:15 PM
No bullet was fired by police during violent protests against the amended Citizenship Act at Jamia Milia Islamia University on Sunday, Home Ministry officials said. There have been allegations that police fired bullets on protesters during the agitation at Jamia. The officials also said that 10-persons with criminal background have been detained in connection with the protests and more anti-social elements are being tracked.
Punjab Government To Offer Free Police Drop For Women Between 9PM-6AM
Monday, December 9, 2019, 8:10 AM
Punjab-CM Amarinder Singh announced that Punjab-Police will offer free-drop to women between 9-pm and 6-am to help them safely reach home. The facility is especially for women who do not have access to a safe-vehicle, including taxi or three-wheeler. The state-wide facility will be available via 100, 112 and 181, through which the women callers will be immediately connected to the Police Control Room.