Section 144

COVID-19: Section 144 imposed in Ghaziabad extended till May 31, restrictions to continue due to rising cases

Ghaziabad logged 532 new COVID-19 cases on Monday that pushed its total caseload to 48,356. 

May 11, 2021, 14:15 PM IST

Section 144 to be imposed in Haryana amid sharp rise in COVID cases

Amid a sharp rise in coronavirus cases, the Haryana government has said that prohibitory orders will be imposed throughout the state.

Apr 28, 2021, 07:12 AM IST

COVID-19: Section 144 imposed in Rajasthan for a month starting from Thursday

The curbs will start from April 22 and will remain till May 21.

Apr 20, 2021, 18:41 PM IST

Lockdown during weekends in Maharashtra, shrines, shops, restaurants shut

As per the notification, essential services including medical, grocery, fruit, and milk shops will be allowed to remain open during the restriction period of lockdown in Maharashtra. The Uddhav Thackeray-led government in Maharashtra may consider a complete lockdown across the state if the number of coronavirus cases falls during the lockdown. 

Apr 09, 2021, 18:04 PM IST

Section 144 extended in UP's Ghaziabad till May 4 amid rising COVID-19 cases

The orders were issued by District Magistrate Ajay Shankar Pandey in view of the sharp increase in the number of COVID-19 patients in the last few days.

Apr 02, 2021, 17:53 PM IST

Section 144 imposed in Goa ahead of Holi, Eid, Easter amid rise in COVID-19 cases

The Goa government has imposed section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure ahead of the festivals of Holi, Shab-e-Barat, Easter and Eid. 

Mar 28, 2021, 08:16 AM IST

Chhattisgarh govt imposes Section 144 in Raipur amid rising COVID-19 cases, issues guidelines for Holi

The announcement was made by the Raipur collector after monitoring the COVID-19 situation in the capital. 

Mar 25, 2021, 09:20 AM IST

Section 144 imposed in Lucknow till April 5 amid fears of violence due to farmers' protest

The UP govt press release said that festivals including Maha Shivratri, Holika Dahan, Shab-e-Barat, Good Friday, and Easter were round the corner and anti-social elements may try to disrupt peace on the occasion. The press note also cited concerns over rising COVID-19 cases in the region.

Mar 02, 2021, 09:32 AM IST

Section 144 imposed in this UP district ahead of kisan mahapanchayat

District Magistrate of Saharanpur issued an order citing various reasons including upcoming festivities, the spread of COVID-19 pandemic and the possibility of violence by the anti-social elements in the state. The move comes ahead of the Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s visit to attend kisan mahapanchayat.

Feb 10, 2021, 10:38 AM IST

Section 144 imposed in Lucknow till December 1 as COVID-19 cases surge; no event to be allowed without prior permission

In a major development, the Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday imposed Section 144 in state capital Lucknow which will remain in force till December 1.

Nov 25, 2020, 21:51 PM IST

Kerala imposes Section 144 for a month as COVID-19 tally crosses 2 lakh-mark

A late-night order issued on Thursday by Chief Secretary Vishwas Mehta said gatherings pose an impending danger of a "super-spread" of the infection and the order shall come into force from 9 am on October 3 and will remain in effect till October 31.

Oct 02, 2020, 17:45 PM IST

Rajasthan imposes Section 144 in 11 districts as coronavirus cases surge

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said that the decision was taken in public interest and  further urged people to follow the instructions. 

Sep 21, 2020, 06:27 AM IST

Why so much intolerance on Facebook posts in Bangalore?

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Aug 12, 2020, 07:48 AM IST

Section 144 imposed, drones banned ahead of UP CM Yogi Adityanath's visit to Noida

The decision was taken in regard to the visit of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to Noida to inaugurate a new COVID-19 government hospital.

Aug 07, 2020, 12:00 PM IST

CrPC Sec 144 extended till June 30 in Gautam Buddh Nagar

The Gautam Buddh Nagar police on Monday extended till June 30 the curbs imposed across Noida and Greater Noida under CrPC section 144 in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Jun 01, 2020, 21:19 PM IST

33 arrested, 180 vehicles challaned for defying lockdown in Noida, Greater Noida

So far, 54 coronavirus hotspots (areas that have recorded multiple COVID-19 positive cases) have been completely sealed off in Gautam Buddh Nagar near Delhi, while restrictions under CrPC section 144 are also in place due to the pandemic.

May 01, 2020, 20:56 PM IST

Corona breaking: Delhi Police have started evacuating Shaheen Bagh

Shaheen bagh is ultimately defeated by Corona. Today the police have started evacuating Shaheen Bagh. Police have started removing protesters who have been protesting there against Caa from 15th December. Tents are also being removed.

Mar 24, 2020, 09:08 AM IST

Section 144 imposed in Delhi's Shaheen Bagh; heavy police force deployed

Authorities in Delhi on Sunday (March 1) imposed Section 144 in New Delhi's Shaheen Bagh along with a heavy deployment of police personnel. 

Mar 01, 2020, 10:45 AM IST

Delhi Violence: Clashes erupt during Trump Visit

The violence in north-east Delhi over the amended citizenship law on Monday was mostly likely orchestrated to coincide with US President Donald Trump’s 36-hour visit to the country.

Feb 24, 2020, 23:10 PM IST

J&K administration to release 4 more detained legislators

With the release of the four leaders, there are 21 leaders in detention in the valley presently, including former CMs Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah and Mehboob Mufti.

Jan 17, 2020, 13:36 PM IST