The Congress leaders had been detained exterior the occasion workplace in Mall Avenue space of Lucknow. Police stopped them after they tried to march in the direction of the Vidhan Sabha to organise a protest.
UP Congress employees being detained in Lucknow.
Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee (UPCC) president Ajay Lallu, state legislative occasion chief Aradhna Mishra and plenty of Congress employees had been detained right this moment for protesting in opposition to the arrest of the occasion’s minority cell chief Shahanwaz Alam in reference to the violence throughout a protest in opposition to the Citizenship Modification Act (CAA) in December final yr.
The Congress leaders had been detained exterior the occasion workplace in Mall Avenue space of Lucknow. Police stopped then after they tried to march in the direction of the Vidhan Sabha to organise a protest.
They had been detained and later taken away in a bus. Congress leaders additionally had heated arguments with the cops after they stopped them from continuing forward with their protest.
Shahanwaz Alam was arrested by the Lucknow Police on Monday evening for his alleged involvement within the violence that came about throughout the anti-CAA protest in December final yr.
Issuing an announcement, DCP (central) Dinesh Singh confirmed that Shahanwaz was arrested for his involvement within the anti-CAA protest that came about on December 19 in Lucknow. He was arrested after police claimed they’ve gathered proof in opposition to him.
In the meantime, final evening too, Congress employees had heated arguments with senior cops. The police resorted to lathicharge to disperse them from the Hazratganj police station.
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