Prohibitory orders in place in Ramanathapuram dist

Last Updated: Monday, September 9, 2013 - 13:21

Rameswaram: Prohibitory orders have been promulgated from Monday to October 31 in Ramanathapuram district to prevent any untoward incidents during Dalit leader Immanuvel Sekaran`s death anniversary and the `Thevar Guru Pooja`, a top police official said.
The death anniversary of Immanuvel Sekaran is to be observed on September 11 and Thevar Guru pooja on October 30 and 31 and to prevent untoward incidents, section 144 has been imposed, Ramanathapuram SP, Mayilvaganan said.

Private vehicles would also banned from entering the district during the period.
Tight security will be in place and about 5000 police personnel have been deployed, sources said.


First Published: Monday, September 9, 2013 - 13:21
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