Karnataka Chief minister Yediyurappa led Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) government on wednesday announced the imposition of Section 144 across Bangalore and other parts of the state to disallow more protests against the Citizenship(Amendment) Act 2019 or CAA and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in India's technology capital.
"Section 144 imposed all over the city but city will be normal and all transport will available as usual. Don't be panic. @CPBlr," the Bangalore police posted on Twitter late on wednesday.
According to the notification, restrictions will come into effect from 6am on Thursday and will be applicable till midnight of 21 December or Saturday.