Gujarat is boiling now… Central forces and army In. many areas are imposed by curfew.8 people killed in Gujarat rioting. 6 people were in police firing and two in rioting.
Bund called by leader of an agitation, Hardik Patel for reservation and paralyzed life in the state on Wednesday along with Patel community.CM commanded that police not to use force without any provocation.
Six persons were killed in police firing other two were in the rioting. State government called the military force to make the situations under control. Paramilitary forces have been deployed in other places.
Mr.Patel’s arrest on Tuesday had triggered violence all over the state, 100 buses were torching with protestors and government property.
“We have called in the Army to take control of the situation. It seems the anger was against the police and so we decided to deploy a neutral force to restore normality,” Chief Secretary G.R. Aloria told The Hindu. “Paramilitary forces have been airlifted and deployed in Surat, Vadodara, Mehsana, Rajkot Morbi and other places.”
Nine areas are imposed by curfew by the army to bring the situations under control. Such as Ghatlodia assembly constituency, Represented by chief minister Anandiden Patel, and BJp president amit shah curfew Naranpurna, Parts of surat, mehsana, visnagat, Unjha and kalol in north Gujarat are also under curfew.
“I have asked the police not to use force on civilians without provocation,” Ms. Anandiben Patel said.
Chief minister Mr. Aloria had ordered to Ahmedabad Police Commissioner Shivanand Jha to inquire into the baton-charge on the protesters. And Director-General of Police P.C. Thakur warned the police against harassing civilians.