India, Feb. 12 -- Gujjar protesters demanding five percent special quota in government jobs and education for their community put up fresh blockades at five places on national and state highways in Rajasthan as their agitation spread to other parts of the state on Monday.

Rajasthan's director general of police (law and order) M L Lather said the five places included Sikandara along the Jaipur-Agra National Highway in Dausa district and Banas bridge that connecting Jaipur with Kota.

He said the protesters also blocked traffic at three places in Jhunjhunu, Sikar, Nagaur and Dholpur districts. But the police were able to clear the blockades, he added.

The Gujjar protesters have been sitting on railway tracks near Malarna Dungar in Sawai M...