Indore: District collector Lokesh Kumar Jatav on Friday imposed prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC on social media. ADM Ajay Dev Sharma said this order will remain effective till March 2. Under this, people have been debarred from posting objectionable or provocative messages, photos, pictures, messages on social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, WhatsApp etc. The violators will be penalised.

Petrol pumps remain shut for 15 minutes

On the call given by Indore Petroleum Dealers Association, all the 250 petrol pumps in the district remained shut for 15 minutes between 3 pm to 3.15 pm on Friday. Rajendra Singh Vasu, president of Association, said customers who visited petrol pumps also stood in silence.

Bizmen pay tribute

Ahilya Chamber of Commerce and Industry, an apex body of city traders, called an emergency meeting of its executive committee on Friday. Ramesh Khandelwal, Sushil Sureka, Narendra Bafna among others paid tribute to martyred jawans of CRPF.

Friends of Tribal Society

The friends of Tribal Society called an emergency meeting on Friday and pay tribute to the Jawan. Rasnidhi Gupta, secretary of the society, said that on this moment we all are with the government and deprived families.

Minister condemns attack

At a programme held in private college on Friday, state higher education minister Jitu Patwari paid tribute to the martyrs of Pulwama attack. “The attack was not only on CRPF personnel, it was on the soul of our country. On this day, the whole nation is standing with government and army. In such incidents, it does not matter which government is ruling in the Centre and which government is in the state,” he said.