India, Demonstration / Riot, Level 3: Violent clashes during student protests in the cities ofPatna and Arrah – India

2022-01-24: On Monday (24 January), students in Patna and Arrah demonstrated against examination formalities to qualify for a job in the Indian railways. As they blocked the tracks at Rajendra Nagar Terminal and Arrah Junction, security forces used batons and tear gas.
Heightened security measures are to be expected, local traffic disruptions are possible. Violent incidents cannot be ruled out. Travellers should avoid demonstrations and follow instructions by authorities.