Curfew relaxed in Hazaribagh till 9 pm today

Hazaribagh: Curfew in Hazaribagh would be lifted during the daytime for the next two days following improvement of the situation.

Representational image. PTI

Representational image. PTI

Deputy Commissioner Mukesh Kumar said curfew would be relaxed from 5 am to 9 pm on Friday and Saturday as the day remained incident-free during relaxation period.

There would be a review of the situation on 23 April and in the event of continued normalcy, the administration would consider withdrawing the curfew, he said.

Meanwhile, Superintendent of Police Akhilesh Kumar Jha said a team of forensic experts from Ranchi were examining materials found at the reported blast at Habibinagar locality while some people were making bombs on the intervening night of 17 and 18 April.

Teams of the Anti-Terrorist Squad and the CID have also reached to examine the places, he said.

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Updated Date: Apr 22, 2016 08:53:41 IST