Four-hour curfew relaxation announced in Bareilly



Four-hour curfew relaxation announced in Bareilly bareilly: The district administration here has decided to relax curfew for four hours on Monday in the five police station areas which are under the restriction for the last 72 hours.

Curfew will be relaxed from 10 am to 2pm, however, schools will remain closed till furthers, IG Bhanoo Pratap Singh and Commissioner Majid Ali told a press conference here.

The restriction was imposed in the city on March 2 in the wake of communal clashes over a religious procession and has not been relaxed in five of the six police station areas including Prem Nagar, Subhash Nagar, Kotwali, Baradari and Qila.

Earlier in the day, the riot-torn city was made out of bounds to a BJP team led by MP Maneka Gandhi by the state authorities.

PTI