The district collectorate in Agra has issued an order banning any particular person/group from organising protests or sit-in on its premises. As an alternative, Shaheed Smarak at Sanjay Place, the business hub of town, has been made the venue for such demonstrations in mild of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
The district collectorate in Agra homes varied government Justice of the Peace courts, the buyer discussion board, the arms division, attorneys’ chambers and workplaces of the district administration and police authorities.
“Protests on the Collectorate premises are banned in view of the inconvenience prompted to litigants and customary males… No permission can be granted for protests right here. The protestors would now have to hunt permission for demonstrations at Shaheed Smarak, Sanjay Place’ mentioned district Justice of the Peace Bhanu Goswami mentioned within the order issued on Tuesday.
The press assertion issued by the knowledge workplace at Agra said that the district Justice of the Peace was apprised by the in-charge of native intelligence unit and town Justice of the Peace that inconvenience was prompted to litigants and customary males coming for routine work within the administrative block due to such protests.
It isn’t for the primary time that such restrictions had been imposed on th Collectorate premises. Earlier, such protest processions and ‘juloos’ had been banned not solely on Collectorate premises but additionally on Mahatma Gandhi Highway, the lifeline of Agra metropolis.
The alternate location then urged was Ramlila Floor close to Agra Fort or the Tehsil premises.
Introduced up by Agra Growth Authority, Sanjay Place was the brainchild of Late Sanjay Gandhi who relocated the Central Jail from the situation and introduced up a business hub that was later named after him. To commemorate the sacrifices made by freedom fighters, a inexperienced patch was purchased up as Shaheed Smarak within the metropolis which homes a library additionally.