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KC Venugopal Manhandled As Cops Detain Congress Leaders Throughout Delhi


New Delhi:

Senior Congress chief and Rajya Sabha MP KC Venugopal was manhandled by the Delhi Police at present as they had been detaining Congressmen to cease them from collaborating in a protest march. The Congress had deliberate a march from the social gathering workplace to the workplaces of the Enforcement Directorate in solidarity with Rahul Gandhi, as he was to look earlier than the company for questioning within the Nationwide Herald cash laundering case.

Although the march was scheduled for 10 am, since morning, the Delhi Police began rounding up the Congress employees and leaders to pre-empt the present of energy.

Late final night, the police had refused permission for the march, citing “communal and legislation and order scenario” and VVIP motion. It had refused to rethink the choice regardless of Congress appeals.

The motion began early this morning. Dramatic cellphone movies from throughout town confirmed slogan-shouting Congress employees being forcibly caught by the police and loaded into buses.

In a video that emerged later within the day, Mr Venugopal, 59,  is seen being bodily picked up by a policeman, and hauled in direction of a ready bus.

The video was shared by Youth Congress chief Srinivas BV, who in a tweet stated, “This behaviour of Delhi Police with a sitting Rajya Sabha MP and AICC Common Secretary @kcvenugopalmp  ji is extremely condemnable”.

Later, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra visited the Tughlaq Highway police station to fulfill Mr Venugopal, who was detained there together with different Congress employees.

The Congress has accused the BJP-led Central authorities of misusing the investigative companies to focus on political opponents. The social gathering stated its protest march is supposed to focus on the difficulty.

Protests exterior ED workplaces in each state had been additionally deliberate for at present.

The case through which Mr Gandhi has been summoned for questioning is related to the probe into the alleged monetary irregularities within the party-promoted Younger Indian that owns the Nationwide Herald newspaper, based by Jawaharlal Nehru, the great-grandfather of Mr Gandhi. The paper is printed by Related Journals Restricted.

Mr Gandhi’s mom and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi was additionally summoned, however she has been given extra time in view of her Covid-positive state. She was admitted in hospital yesterday with Covid-linked complaints. The social gathering has stated that she is secure.



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