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March to Dispur halt halfway

The Opposition's plan to organise a huge procession in Dispur failed to make in the face of beefed up security bandabost in and around the capital on Tuesday. Thousands of people who thronged at Khanapara to take out a mammoth procession demanding thorough CBI probe and steps to rein in pricessline. As the processionists reached Rukminigaon, security forces deployed there were not allowed to proceed. Policemen on duty lobbed tearshell to disperse the protesters. Some of the policemen sprang upon the protesters a as they were trying to break police barricade where AGP and BJP workers have been injured.

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