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                                                                             Panaji, July 11, 2018

                                                                             Jyaistha, 20, 1940


          The District Magistrate, North Goa has issued order under Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 within the radius of 500 meters around Assembly Complex, Porvorim and the area under Panaji Police Station in view of 6th Session, 2018 of the Seventh Legislative Assembly of Goa State prohibiting (a) assembly or collection of five or more persons (b) carrying of firearms or weapons of offence such as lathis, swords, daggers or spears (c) burning of fire crackers near Petrol Pumps and at the venue of the meetings etc. (d) use of loudspeakers and (e) shouting of slogans in any public place, street, road, square, thoroughfare, bye-lane or any other open space.

          Public servants on duty, bonafied marriage or funeral processions or such other special occasions are exempted from the restrictions. However, prior permission in writing will have to be obtained  from the District Magistrate / Additional District Magistrate / Sub – Divisional Magistrate concerned, for taking our any procession.

          The order shall remain in force from 7.00 a.m. of July 19, 2018 to August 3, 2018 till the Assembly is over.