Shillong: The banned Hynniewtrep National
Liberation Council (HNLC) on Saturday called for a Meghalaya
shutdown on Independence Day.
HNLC publicity secretary Sainkupar Nongtraw, in a
statement, called for night curfew on August 12 and 13 between
10 pm and 5 am.
Following the night curfew, a 36 hour bandh has been
called by the outfit from 6 pm of August 14 to 6 am of August
"Should anyone be found to violate the organization’s
announcement, we will not be held responsible," Nongtraw
Essential services have been kept outside the purview of