Members of the All India College students’ Affiliation (AISA) had been detained on Sunday as they staged a protest close to Union House Minister Amit Shah’s residence right here demanding the expulsion of MoS Ajay Mishra in reference to the Lakhimpur incident.
The Delhi Police detained 15-20 protestors as quickly as they reached Shah’s residence and took them to the Mandir Marg police station, the place they continued their protest, the AISA mentioned in an announcement.
AISA Comrades protesting towards lakhimpur bloodbath at House minister’s home have been Brutally detained and three feminine Comrades have been detained individually and are being subjected to bodily Violence and sexual harrasment!
We’re being taken to Mandir Marg PS. #SOSDelhi! pic.twitter.com/k6PyOliQyV
— AISA (@AISA_tweets) October 10, 2021
A senior police officer, nonetheless, mentioned 13 individuals got here to the protest and had been detained briefly earlier than being launched.
“Whereas a Union minister whose son has killed our farmers nonetheless stays in energy, the federal government has sought to unleash terror on college students’ and folks’s actions. Regardless of no matter violence the police inflict on us, our demand for expulsion of Ajay Mishra stands sturdy,” AISA Delhi secretary Neha mentioned contained in the police station.
Union Minister of State for House Ajay Mishra’s son Ashish Mishra was arrested on Saturday night time following over 11 hours of questioning in reference to the October 3 Lakhimpur Kheri violence.
Ashish Mishra was named in an FIR following allegations that he was in one of many autos that mowed down 4 farmers protesting over UP Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya’s go to final Sunday.
Two BJP employees and their driver had been allegedly lynched by offended farmers within the incident. Native journalist Raman Kashyap additionally died within the violence, which has triggered a political storm and put the BJP authorities on the again foot in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh.