Patna (Bihar) [India], Apr. 10 (ANI): A total of 127 people has been arrested by the police in Bihar for protesting against caste-based reservations in jobs and education.

Earlier today, the protesters in Manpur area of Bihar’s Gaya district pelted stones after a clash with the police.

A nation-wide shutdown was called by some outfits today against the caste-based reservation in jobs and education.

Earlier, the Ministry of Home Affairs issued an advisory to all states asking them to make necessary arrangements and issue prohibitory orders, if necessary.(ANI)

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