Gangtok, Dec 18
East District Magistrate has imposed section 144 CrPc ahead of Sikkim Legislative Assembly session from Wednesday in areas falling within 300 metre radius of the outer boundary of the Assembly secretariat.
The order will into force from Dec 19, 9 am which will prohibit assembly of five or more persons sloganeering, shouting, rioting, protesting, staging a dharna, demonstration, picketing, postering, wall writing or carrying out any activity which may cause disturbance to peace and tranquility said in an order issued by DC (east) Kapil Meena.
The order shall not be applicable to law enforcing agencies and persons legally engaged in the maintenance of law and order.
The orders will remain in force till the conclusion of sitting or unless withdrawn earlier.