Gopal Rai Assured of Adequate Police Force in Violence-Hit Delhi

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State Minister, Gopal Rai who was camping outside LG Baijal’s residence, said, "Police assured us that adequate security will be deployed in vulnerable areas. We're going back now".

Police have detained the protesters who had gathered at Marine Drive to protest against Monday’s violence in Delhi.

Three civilians were killed on Monday during clashes over the CAA in northeast Delhi, hours after a Delhi Police head constable was killed and a deputy commissioner of police was injured.

Tensions escalated in northeast Delhi with protesters torching at least two houses and a fire tender in the Jaffrabad and Maujpur areas, where pro and anti-CAA groups clashed for the second consecutive day.

Snapshot
  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal took to Twitter to urge the restoration of law and order in Delhi
  • Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla on Monday said that senior officers are in the field and that sufficient forces have been deployed, adding that the situation is under control
  • Court-appointed interlocutors Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran, submitted their report to the SC bench of Justices in a sealed cover on 24 February
  • After violence broke out between police and anti-CAA protesters on 23 February evening in Aligarh, mobile internet was suspended for a six-hour period starting 6 pm

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7:01 AM , 25 Feb

4 Civilians and 1 Cop Killed During Clashes in Northeast Delhi

4 civilians and one cop has been killed during clashes that erupted in nrtheast Delhi on 24 February.

2:36 AM , 25 Feb

Minister Gopal Rai Leaves LG Baijal's Residence

Delhi Police Special Commissioner, Rajesh Khurana reached outside Lieutenant Governor's residence where AAP leaders were waiting to meet the LG. State Minister, Gopal Rai who was camping outside LG Baijal’s residence, said, "Police assured us that adequate security will be deployed in vulnerable areas. We're going back now".

1:25 AM , 25 Feb

Mumbai Police Detain Protesters at Marine Drive

Police have detained the protesters who had gathered at Marine Drive to protest against Monday’s violence in Delhi, according to Delhi Police, total 4 people (3 civilians & 1 police head constable) have lost their lives in clashes in North-East Delhi, reported ANI.

  • Mumbai police detains protesters at Marine Drive. 
  • Mumbai police detains protesters at Marine Drive. 
  • Mumbai police detains protesters at Marine Drive. 
  • Mumbai police detains protesters at Marine Drive. 
1:14 AM , 25 Feb

Gokulpuri: Fire at Tyre Market Doused; No casualties Reported

Fire at tyre market near Gokulpuri metro station area was allegedly set ablaze during the violence that broke out in North-East Delhi has now been doused. 10 fire tenders were present at the spot. No casualties were reported.


Published: 13 Feb 2020, 4:15 PM IST
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