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For 25 years, aggreived citizens gathered at Jantar Mantar to bring their protests closer to the doors of power and get their voices heard. Now, the NGT order has left them dejected and outraged.
The Congress targeted PM Modi saying the removal of protesting ex-servicemen from Delhi’s iconic Jantar Mantar.
The CPI alleged that the Centre had not challenged the NGT's ruling banning all protests at the Jantar Mantar as it wanted to gag the opposition voices.
The NGT had directed the authorities to shift the protesters, agitators and the people holding dharna (sit-ins) to the alternative site at the Ramleela Grounds in Ajmeri Gate without delay.
The police also said the protesters were informed about the NGT order in advance and asked either to leave or bring a stay order from the court but they did not move.
Sit-ins and sloganeering at historic Dighalipukhri — Assam’s Jantar Mantar in Guwahati — could soon be a thing of the past.
Blaring noise from loudspeakers shouting out numerous demands marked the Jantar Mantar road in the national capital which turned into a designate protest site for anyone across the country.
The Delhi Police today detained nine students of the Banaras Hindu University who were on their way from Jantar Mantar to the prime minister's official residence to submit a memorandum.
The Congress on Friday demanded the withdrawal of central excise duties and other taxes on petrol and diesel and said it will hold a demonstration at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday.
The farmers had yesterday announced that they will be eating flesh from human bodies as their issues were not solved even after 44 days of their protest in the national capital.
The TJAC will hold a seminar at Constitution Club in Delhi on Tuesday to assess the three years rule of TRS in the state.
People from outside the farming community have started joining Tamil Nadu's distressed farmers in the hope for some support, however different each of their causes may be.
National spokesperson of Youth Congress Amrish Ranjan Pandey said someone in the crowd took advantage of the situation.
The 61-year-old consumed 10 sleeping pills at the Jantar Mantar protest site after which he lost consciousness and was admitted to hospital.
Tadikala Akabar Saleem was boked based on a statement from the Air Intelligence Unit which found that the WhatsApp audio message in Saleem’s phone “prima facie appeared to be anti-national content.”