A case has been filed in opposition to Congress chief and former MP Renuka Chowdhury for grabbing a cop’s collar throughout Hyderabad protests. She has been charged beneath Part 353 of the Indian Penal Code which punishes assault or legal power to discourage a public servant from discharge of his obligation.
earlier at this time exhibiting Ms Chowdhury grabbing the collar of a policeman in Telangana on Thursday throughout the celebration’s protest in opposition to the Enforcement Directorate (ED) summons to .
The 43-second video additionally exhibits Ms Chowdhury arguing with the policeman. She was then dragged by feminine cops in direction of a police van.
Defending herself, Ms Chowdhury mentioned that she grabbed the collar as she has an issue together with her leg and misplaced her balanace.
“They had been pushing me, I’ve an issue with my leg. I used to be dropping my stability so I fell on him like that. I will apologise to that man. However I anticipate Police to apologise to me for manhandling us. Why had been there so many males Police round us?” she mentioned.
The protest was organised as a part of “Chalo Raj Bhavan” name given by the Congress celebration to protest Rahul Gandhi’s questioning by the ED. He’s being questioned by the company in reference to a money-laundering case pertaining to the Nationwide Herald-AJL deal.
“The protest is our proper. We’ll struggle for justice. They (ED) usually are not taking instances of any BJP leaders. They’re harassing solely Congress folks,” Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar informed information company ..
Bengaluru Police mentioned the Congress protest was in opposition to the Karnataka Excessive Courtroom’s order. “Excessive Courtroom had earlier ordered that protests is not going to be held anyplace besides Freedom Park. We conveyed it to them. They gave us in writing about protest however we rejected it. We conveyed it to them within the morning too. In the event that they proceed, we’ll take them into preventive custody,” Bheemashankar S Guled, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Bengaluru East informed ..