Bhim Army supporters protest Chandrasekhar arrest

The protesters, who came from several villages in the district, alleged yesterday that Chandrasekhar had been falsely implicated in connection with the caste-based violence at Saharanpur.

Published: 09th June 2017 02:54 PM  |   Last Updated: 09th June 2017 02:54 PM   |  A+A-

The Bhim Army at a rally in New Delhi. (File photo by PTI)

By PTI

MUZAFFARNAGAR: Hundreds of Bhim Army activists protested in Charthawal town of the district demanding the release of the Dalit outfit's chief Chandrasekhar.

The protesters, who came from several villages in the district, alleged yesterday that Chandrasekhar had been falsely implicated in connection with the caste-based violence at Saharanpur.

The Bhim Army chief was arrested yesterday from Himachal Pradesh.

Staging a dharna outside a police station in the town, the activists also submitted a memorandum addressed to Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath demanding the leader's release, SHO Sanjiv Sharma said.

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