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Internet suspended in parts of Pune district over Maratha quota agitation

Internet services have been suspended in seven tehsils of Pune district in Maharashtra as a "precautionary measure", reports ANI. The city of Pune remains unaffected so far to the best of available information. Several pro-Maratha groups demanding reservations in jobs and education for the community declared a Maharashtra bandh for the day. This is the third internet shutdown in two weeks in Maharashtra – all due to violence arising out of the Maratha agitation for reservations. The seven tehsils in which internet services have been suspended are Shirur, Khed, Baramati, Junnar, Maval, Daund and Bhor. https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1027403292576571393?ref_src=twsrctfwtwcamptweetembedtwterm1027403292576571393&ref_url=httpswww.medianama.comwp-adminpost-new.php On July 26, mobile internet was shut down in Navi Mumbai after reported violence from nearby areas, even though the Maratha quota agitation was called off the day before. Just two days prior, on July 24, internet services were suspended in Aurangabad and other…

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