Goa mining ban: Police baton-charge protestors in Panaji

Updated:6 months, 1 week ago IST

Panaji (Goa), Mar 19 (ANI): Miners staged a protest in Goa's Panaji after the Supreme Court ordered to block mining activities in the region. Section 144 was imposed on either side of Mandovi Bridge in Panaji from 6 am to 10.30 in the wake of agitation call by All Goa Truck Owners, Driver Association, Mining dependents and Barge owners. Police resorted to baton-charge as the protestors turned aggressive by blocking several roads.

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