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04 Nov 2019 | 01:52 PM UTC

India: Nationwide opposition protests scheduled November 5-15 /update 1

India News Alert

Opposition protests scheduled nationwide ahead of Parliament’s winter session November 5-15; heightened security presence and localized traffic disruptions expected

TIMEFRAME expected from 11/4/2019, 12:00 AM until 11/30/2019, 11:59 PM (Asia/Kolkata). COUNTRY/REGION New Delhi, India

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Event

The All India Congress Committee (AICC) called for nationwide anti-government protests in all state capitals and district headquarters between Tuesday, November 5, and Friday, November 15, to denounce economic slowdown, unemployment, an ongoing agrarian crisis, and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership agreement (RCEP), ahead of Parliament's winter session, scheduled to start on Monday, November 18.

The AICC also announced that a mass protest is to take place in Delhi over the last week of November. Exact details regarding of the protest have not yet been announced.

A heightened security presence and localized traffic disruptions are expected in the vicinity of all protests.

Advice

Individuals in India, are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid all protests and demonstrations as a precaution, plan alternative routes, and allow additional time to travel.

 

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