Silchar, May 13 : Process to clear the Tea bushes at Doloo TE continued for the second day.
Over 100 bulldozers were seen in action uprooting the tea bushes in the presence of a thick security cover and officials from the Cachar district administration.
However no protest was reported so far from the area in which the uprooting process is underway, on Friday.
Large contingent of police and CRPF force was deployed at the Lalbagh division of the tea garden, the site of the garden where the airport will be constructed to prevent the protesting labourers from entering the area and began the process of uprooting the bushes.
Administration has clamped section 144 in the area, preventing any assembly. The administration is not allowing anyone other than the police and the media to go inside the restricted zone. The tea workers are also kept barricaded and not allowed to meet the media persons.