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Leaders call for restraint after HC appeal for peaceful bandh

DNMUM419954 | 8/9/2018 | Author : Sudhir Suryawanshi | WC :347 | Mumbai

Maratha Stir

An ambiguous advisory issued by the umbrella body of Maratha protesters demanding reservations in jobs and educational institutes has left the establishment and the people wondering if they should brace for any disruptive activity during Thursday’s bandh.
While Maratha Kranti Morcha (MKM) has urged the demonstrators to be peaceful, it exhorts them to ensure the bandh is observed fully in all parts of the state from 8 am to 6 pm.
The peace admonishment comes after the Bombay High Court appealed to the community not to commit violence including suicide, as their quota demand is pending before the court.
There was also confusion about the extent of the bandh. MKM’s locals units in Navi Mumbai and Thane said the shutdown w
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