Citizenship Bill : Six women protesters injured in police action in Manipur
By Our Correspondent, 10/02/2019, Guwahati

At least six women protesters were injured while the Manipur police used tear gas shells and mock bombs to disperse the protesters who protested against the Citizenship Amendment Bill in Manipur’s Imphal on Sunday evening. According to the reports, the women vendors at Khwairamband  Ima Keithel were holding protest since Saturday night.

The protest turned violent on Sunday evening at around 5-30 pm, while the women protesters marched towards to street despite security barricade.To disperse the protest, security personnel had used tear gas shells and mock bombs, in which six women protesters were injured.The injured protesters were rushed to Regional Institute of Medical Sciences in Imphal. Meanwhile, The People Alliance Manipur (PAM) has called 36-hour total shutdown in Manipur from 5 am of February 11.