CHD: ORDER UNDER SECTION 144 Cr. P.C.

Chandigarh, 8th March 2018: Whereas, it has been made to appear to Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, IAS, District Magistrate, Chandigarh that because of possibility of law & order problem, security threats and possibility of misuse of weapons by anti-social elements and others can create panic in the public, and as such there is every apprehension of breach of peace and disturbance of public tranquility besides danger to human life and safety by the display of weapons.

And whereas Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, I.A.S., District Magistrate, Chandigarh, is of the opinion that carrying of all kind of fire arms, lethal weapons, lathies, spears & javelins, trishuls, swords, short swords, knuckles, knives & daggers, iron rods, etc., within the Union Territory, Chandigarh in connection with the aforesaid matters would cause obstruction, annoyance or injury to persons lawfully employed, disturb public peace and tranquility and cause riots and affrays and that immediate action is necessary for the prevention of the same.

Now therefore Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, I.A.S., District Magistrate, Chandigarh do, hereby, prohibit as measure of emergency, the public generally or any member thereof from carrying of all kind of fire arms, lethal weapons, lathies, spears & javelins, trishuls, swords, short swords, knuckles, knives & daggers, iron rods, etc., within the limits of Union Territory of Chandigarh for a period of 60 days.
Provided that the above order shall not apply to:-


1. Police or military or para-military personnel and other Govt. servants if called upon to carry fire arms in connection with their duties subject to the following conditions:

a. That the police/military/para-military personnel shall be in their service uniform.
b. That the exemption is applicable in relation to the above said personnel only when they are on official duty.

c. That the above personnel shall carry their identity cards and authorization cards authorizing them to carry the fire arms in connection with their official duties, issued by the Competent Authority.

2. Carrying of fire arms and lethal weapons for which permission in writing of the District Magistrate, Chandigarh has been obtained.

This order shall come into force from zero hours on 09.03.2018 and shall be effective for a period of sixty days up-to and including 07.05.2018.

     

ORDER UNDER SECTION 144 Cr. P.C.

Chandigarh, 8th March 2018WHEREAS it has been made to appear to Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, IAS, District Magistrate, Chandigarh that terrorist attacks in country pose grave danger to human life and safety and injury to public property besides breech of peace and disturbance of public tranquility.

WHEREAS, it has been noticed that terrorists mis-use  uniforms/stickers/logos/flags and any other item belonging to Army/Police/Para Military Forces, for committing the acts of terror. Under these circumstances, Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, I.A.S., District Magistrate, Chandigarh, is of the opinion that some check should be put on sale of items belonging to these Government forces so that anti-social elements in the guise of Army/Police/Para Military personnel may not pose a threat to citizens and that immediate action is necessary for prevention of the same.

Now therefore, Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, I.A.S., District Magistrate, U.T., Chandigarh in exercise of the powers vested with me under section 144 Cr.P.C. do hereby order as on emergency measure that any shopkeeper/seller within the territory of Chandigarh, shall not sell any cloth/uniform/sticker/logo/flag attached on cars of and any other item belonging to Army/Police/Para Military Forces without keeping the record and ID proofs of the purchasers. Any breach of this order would invite action under section 188 of the Indian Penal Code.

 
This order shall come into force from zero hour on 09.03.2018 and shall be effective for a period of 60 days up-to and including 07.05.2018.

ORDER UNDER SECTION 144 Cr. P.C.

Chandigarh, 8th March 2018:Whereas it has been made to appear to Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, IAS, District Magistrate, Chandigarh that there is an apprehension that anti-social elements may make their hideouts clandestinely in the residential/commercial areas of the Union Territory of Chandigarh. If suitable measures to prevent the same are not taken, the unlawful activities of these people can cause breach of peace and disturbance of public tranquility besides posing grave danger to human life and safety and injury to public property.

And whereas, Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, I.A.S., District Magistrate, U.T., Chandigarh, is of the opinion that some check is necessary on landlords/owners/managers of residential/commercial establishments so that anti-social elements in the guise of ordinary tenants, domestic servants & Paying Guests may not cause harm to the citizens and that immediate action is necessary for prevention of the same.


Now therefore, Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, I.A.S., District Magistrate, U.T., Chandigarh in exercise of the powers vested with him under section 144 Cr.P.C. do hereby order as on emergency measure that no landlord/owner/manager of residential & commercial establishments shall rent out any accommodation to any person, unless and until he has furnished the particulars of the said tenants, domestic servants & Paying Guests to the Station House Officer concerned. All the persons who intend to offer accommodation on rent shall inform in writing the particulars of tenants, domestic servants & Paying Guests to the Station House Officer concerned in whose jurisdiction the premises fall. Any breach of this order would invite action under section 188 of the Indian Penal Code.

 
This order shall come into force with effect from zero hours on 09.03.2018 and shall be effective for a period of sixty days up to and including 07.05.2018.

 

ORDER UNDER SECTION 144 Cr. P.C.

Chandigarh, 8th March 2018Whereas it has been made to appear to  Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, IAS, District Magistrat  by the suggestions/inputs received from the Police authorities that there is an apprehension that anti-social elements may make their temporary hideouts clandestinely in Hotels/Restaurants/Sarais/Guest Houses, etc. in the Union Territory of Chandigarh and there is every possibility that the unlawful activities of these people can cause breach of peace and disturbance of public tranquility besides posing grave danger to human life & safety and damage to public property.

And whereas Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, IAS, being the District Magistrate,  is of the opinion that for the purpose of preventing the type of terrorist acts, breach of peace, disturbance of public tranquility and damage to public property, it is necessary to proceed under Section 144 of the Code of Criminal procedure, 1973 for issuing directions to all the owners/managers/care-takers, etc. of Hotels/Restaurants/Guest Houses/Sarais, etc. in Chandigarh to obtain I.D. proof from the visitors/customers/guests who stay in their Hotel/Restaurant/Guest House/Sarai, etc., in the interest of safety and security of general public in the U.T., Chandigarh.

Now therefore, Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, I.A.S., District Magistrate, Chandigarh in exercise of the powers vested with him under section 144 Cr.P.C., hereby direct the owners/managers/care-takers, etc. of the Hotels/Restaurants/Guest Houses/Sarais, etc. in Chandigarh to strictly comply with the following:
1. Prohibit the stay in their premises of unknown person whose identity has not been established.

2. Maintain a register for identity of the visitors/customers/guests.

3. Make an entry in the handwriting of the visitor/customer/guest, mentioning his/her name, address, telephone number and identity proof along with his/her signature in the register.

4. The identity of the visitor shall be established through Aadhar Card, Identity Card, Voter Card, Ration Card, Driving Licence, Passport and photo Credit Card.

This order shall come into force with effect from zero hour on 09.03.2018 and shall be effective for a period of 60 days up-to and including 07.05.2018.

ORDER UNDER SECTION 144 Cr. P.C.

Chandigarh, 8th March 2018:WHEREAS it has been made to appear to Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, IAS, District Magistrate, Chandigarh that some Immigration/Emigration/Student Visa Companies are running their offices in U.T., Chandigarh.  Since there is no need of license for consultancy of student visa, they also start providing of Immigration/Emigration consultancy to the people. They get published advertisements in leading newspapers and dupe the innocent people of Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh and after 2/3 months, they close their offices and run away from the city. The unlawful activities of these companies can cause endanger to the general public.

AND whereas Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, I.A.S., District Magistrate, Chandigarh, is of the opinion that some check is necessary on these companies so that they  may not cause harm to the citizen and that immediate action is warranted in this regard.

NOW therefore, Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, I.A.S., District Magistrate, Chandigarh in exercise of the power vested in him u/s 144 Cr.P.C. do hereby order as an emergency measure that before establishing such companies, it is mandatory for the owner of the company to provide complete antecedents in writing to the Chandigarh Police at Public Window, Police Headquarter, Sector 9, Chandigarh within 7 days as and when they start their consultancy business in the City.

This order shall come into force with effect from zero hours on 09.03.2018 and shall be effective for a period of sixty days up to and including 07.05.2018.

ORDER UNDER SECTION 144 Cr. P.C.

Chandigarh, 8th March 2018WHEREAS it has been made to appear to  Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, IAS, District Magistrate, Chandigarh that commercial establishment/shopkeepers engaged in the business of Restaurants/Dhabas, Discos, Clubs and Vendors sitting by the road sides and on the public places operating till late in the night are causing annoyance and are disturbing the public peace and tranquility leading to a harmful influence on public order.

And whereas, Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, I.A.S., District Magistrate, U.T., Chandigarh is of the opinion that in public interest such commercial operations should not be carried on till very late in the night and so order that running of commercial establishments/shops etc. in trades/services such as running of Restaurants/Dhabas, Discos, Clubs and hawking goods by the road sides and on the public places between midnight to 04.30 A.M. in the Union Territory, Chandigarh is prohibited for a period of 60 days. Sale & service of liquor will however be governed by the Excise Law.

Provided that this order shall not apply to hospitals, chemist shops and Petrol pumps.

This order shall come into force with effect from zero hours on 09.03.2018 and shall be effective for a period of sixty days up to and including 07.05.2018.