Section 144 Imposed Along India-Bangladesh Border in Assam's Cachar District
Prohibitory orders were clamped along India-Bangladesh border in Assam by Cachar district administration to prevent the entry of extremists, infiltration and smuggling of commodities, a district official said on Wednesday.
The order came into force from Wednesday and will remain so for the next two months, the official said..
Cachar Deputy Commissioner Keerthi Jalli promulgated Section 144 Cr PC in one km radius of the border to prevent extremists from crossing over from Bangladesh to create law and order problem in the district.
Jalli said that the measure was also taken based on information that there is likelihood of illegal export of commodities and cattle from the district to Bangladesh through the border besides infiltration.