Shiv Sena employees attacked autorickshaw drivers nowadays in Maharashtra’s Thane, movies confirmed on an afternoon the Maha Vikas Aghadi govt enforced a bandh in team spirit with farmers in Uttar Pradesh, per week after 8 folks died in violence in UP’s Lakhimpur Kheri all through a farmers’ protest.
The lads had been noticed patrolling the streets in Thane district and preventing autorickshaw drivers. They even slapped a motive force. A few of them carried sticks, which they used to hit autorickshaw drivers who had been passing via. Some of the three-wheelers had passengers, who appeared visibly shaken.
Public buses additionally remained off the roads for many a part of the day after some folks threw stones at them, information company PTI reported. The bus products and services resumed after the shutdown ended round 4 pm.
Executive Railway Police commissioner Quaiser Khalid stated protesters had been noticed at 3 railway stations in Thane, Mulund and Vikhroli. “Demonstrations have been carried out by the protesters at Thane, Mulund and Vikhroli railway stations. Officers counselled them not to enter the station premises or inconvenience commuters. They have moved to city are thereafter,” Mr Khalid tweeted.
A union of buyers in Maharashtra on Sunday objected to the bandh, however made up our minds to enhance it later. The transfer was once noticed as coercion via the ruling MVA after the BJP stated it might now not permit the Shiv Sena, Congress and Nationalist Congress Birthday celebration alliance govt to forcefully close down retail outlets at the day of the bandh.
Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik previous nowadays claimed the shutdown was once “being observed peacefully”. He did, then again, admit “some incidents of people throwing stones” were reported.
“There are reports about people throwing stones at some places, which is not right. No one should indulge in such activities,” Mr Malik had stated.
The state govt had stated the entirety can be closed apart from for very important products and services. The Agricultural Produce Marketplace Committee or subzi mandi was once additionally close.
The Mumbai Police made an elaborate plan to make sure folks weren’t inconvenienced. Policemen had been deployed at strategic issues. 3 corporations of the Central Reserve Police Pressure, 500 House Guards and 700 from different forces helped the Mumbai Police in keeping up regulation and order.
The native trains ran on their common agenda.