On account of Bharat Bandh, The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued an advisory for all states to take precautionary safety measures. Last week the nation witnessed a violent protest against the dilution of the SC/ST Act by the Supreme Court. A Bharat Bandh against caste-based reservation in education and jobs has been called today.
Bharat Bandh Highlights
- Schools to remain shut today in Uttar Pradesh’s Firozabad.
- Violent protest in Bihar’s Arrah.
- Punjab and Haryana under surveillance.
- Internet services suspended in Jaipur till tonight.
- A Delhi bound train from Rajgir stopped in Bihar’s Nalanda district.
- Meerut and Gwalior under high alert.
- Bihar’s region Arrah, Patna and Begusarai impacted.
- Schools and colleges shut in Jaipur.
- Curfew in some parts of Madhya Pradesh.