Prohibitory orders extended in Belagavi

Streets of Belagavi remained largely empty post-counting day because the prohibitory orders were extended for an additional day on Wednesday.  DH photo.

Prohibitory orders extended in the city of Belagavi as tension has gripped few communally sensitive localities after election results were announced particularly during celebrations.

Stone pelting was reported and a vehicle was set ablaze.

Prohibitory orders under section 144 have been extended till 18th morning said Deputy Commissioner of Police (Law and Order) Seema Latkar.

"Situation is under control. Extending of prohibitory has not gone well with winning candidate, supporters and party worker who are in celebratory mood," said Latkar. 

Narendra Modi or Rahul Gandhi? Who will win the battle royale of the Lok Sabha Elections 2019


Get real-time news updates, views and analysis on Lok Sabha Elections 2019 on Deccanherald.com/news/lok-sabha-elections-2019 


Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram with #DHPoliticalTheatre for live updates on the Indian general elections 2019.

Liked the story?

  • 6

    Happy
  • 2

    Amused
  • 0

    Sad
  • 1

    Frustrated
  • 4

    Angry

Comments:

Prohibitory orders extended in Belagavi

0 comments

Write the first review for this !