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Meghalaya: Situation improves in Shillong; Curfew totally lifted

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SHILLONG | March 8, 2020:

The East Khasi Hills District Administration has totally lifted the night curfew in the whole curfew bound areas.

The curfew was imposed in these areas since February 28 – Municipal area, whole of cantonment area, all areas under Mawlai Block including census town, all areas under Mawpat Block including census town, areas under Mylliem Block, Madanrting, Mawblei , Laitkor, Nongkseh, umlyngka, Lawsohtun, Mawdiangdiang, Diengiong, Siejiong, Bara Bazar, Paltan bazar Stand jeep from District Council Point leading to Motphran area and upto YMCA, Iew Mawlong and areas falling there under, entire police bazar bounded by quinted road to Umsohsun Bridge, and from Khyndailad – G.S Road – Boucher Road Junction in Shillong with effect from 5 am of March 8.

It is to be mention, the curfew was imposed in these areas since February 28 following a clash which erupted in Shella.

The state government had also suspended internet services in Meghalaya and the ban was only lifted on March 8 morning.

Meghalayan Age Fest cancelled in view of Coronavirus Outbreak

Meghalayan Age Festival

SHILLONG | March 6:

The Government of Meghalaya has decided to cancel the proposed Meghalayan Age festival scheduled to be held from March 7-15 in Thadlaskein in West Jaintia Hills district but instead have the Meghalayan Age conclave and conference with participation of limited invitees only and will not be open to the general public.

Special bulletin regarding law and order report on March 5

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SHILLONG | March 5: 

Special bulletin regarding law and order report on March 5 from 8 am to 6 pm.

Man burnt alive after abandoned vehicle he was sleeping in catches fire in Mawlai

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SHILLONG | March 5:

In a tragic incident, one person was burnt alive after an abandoned vehicle he was in caught fire in a garage at Mawlai Phudmuri today morning.

Curfew re-imposed in Shillong & adjoining areas from 9 pm

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SHILLONG | March 5: 

The East Khasi Hills district administration has re-imposed curfew in Shillong agglomeration and adjoining areas with effect from 9 pm of March 4 to 5 am of March 6.

Yet another stabbing incident reported in Shillong

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SHILLONG | March 5:

At a time when Shillong city is slowly limping back to normalcy, another stabbing incident was reported from Mawkhar today afternoon.

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