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Babri demolition anniversary educational institutions shut security tightened in muzaffarnagar

Babri demolition anniversary educational institutions shut security tightened in muzaffarnagar
Babri Masjid in the background. (File)

The administration in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district on Thursday ordered all educational institutions to remain closed on December 6 and tightened security in view of Babri Masjid demolition anniversary.

The steps have been taken to maintain law and order, Muzaffarnagar District Magistrate, Selva Kumari J said.

Police and Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC), lead by the Senior Superintendent of Police and the DM, took out a flag march on major thoroughfares of Muzaffarnagar town.