When they gathered at the Jantar Mantar for the protest, they were warned and it was conveyed to them that they did not have the permission to organize the protest, the officer said.
Wearing masks, doctors from Hindu Rao Hospital, Kasturba Hospital and Rajen Babu Tuberculosis Hospital held placards and raised slogans.
The resident doctors of Hindu Rao have been protesting over their pending salaries since last week and have gone on an indefinite strike, seeking the release of salaries due for the past few months.
Addressing the protesters, the chief minister said there should no politics on the incident. No rape incidents should happen in the country, Kejriwal added.
The protest was earlier scheduled to be held at India Gate but was later shifted to Jantar Mantar owing to prohibitory orders imposed in the Rajpath area.
The protest was initially supposed to be held at the India Gate but was later shifted to the Jantar Mantar owing to the prohibitory orders in place in the Rajpath area.
The protesters, carrying placards and banners of all sizes and colours, converged at Mandi House around 11.00 am and started marching towards Jantar Mantar.
The frustrated students blamed CBSE for not taking adequate security measures to avoid leaks. They are angry as they will have to suffer because of the Board’s laxity.
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 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.