Section 144 imposed in Kangan after injuring of youth

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Kangan: Restrictions under Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) were imposed in Kangan area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Tuesday, a day after 22-year-old youth suffered head injury after being chased by the Police in Kangan.
A doctor at SKIMS said that the youth’s condition is “very critical” and he has been placed on ventilator.
Section 144 prohibits free assembly of more than four people in an area. Police and paramilitary forces have been deployed in huge numbers on the roads in and around Kangan amid complete shutdown.