Locals protest over frequent power-cuts in Agra
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Last Updated: Thursday, August 04, 2011, 18:14
  
Agra: Irked over regular power-cuts, a mob allegedly disrupted traffic movement, indulged in eve-teasing and attacked some media persons in the Mahatma Gandhi Marg area, police said.

The incident took place yesterday when locals of Nalband area took out a rally protesting against frequent power-cuts and stopped traffic near Mahatma Gandhi Marg area, they said, adding the mob misbehaved with some woman passengers in an auto.

Three media persons identified as Vinod Aggarwal, Dinesh Pachauri and Avinash Jaiswal were also assaulted by the mob after they reached the spot to report the incident. SP City Ashok Prasad rushed to the area with a police team to control the situation, they said.

PTI


First Published: Thursday, August 04, 2011, 18:14


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