Bhim Army chief taken into police custody


Bhim Army chief

Chandra Shekhar Azad was detained by police outside the Jama Masjid early Saturday, immediately after he performed disguise and request with safety personnel for various hrs.

On Friday evening, soon after protection personnel tried using to detain him through a march led by his Bhim Military from the new citizenship regulation from Jama Masjid to Jantar Mantar, Azad surfaced inside the mosque. He experienced supplied the

Delhi Law enforcement

a slip to get to the mosque.

“We have to make sacrifices so that the legislation is taken back. We do not guidance violence. We ended up sitting within the mosque because Friday morning and our people had been not involved in violence,” he said.

A large amount of law enforcement personnel experienced stayed place near the mosque, waiting around for Azad to appear outside as a massive selection of people collected there.

Senior police officers were being persuading him to come exterior the mosque because past night. The drama ongoing for many hours and Azad ultimately agreed around three.15am on Saturday.

Azad, whose identify usually means free of charge or independent, stated his group was not associated in the violence around Delhi Gate. “Policemen dressed as civilians are instigating violence in a bid to scuttle the protests,” he alleged.

Requested how he breached the limited security ring outside the Jama Masjid, he explained to PTI that he sneaked into Jama Masjid all-around one:thirty pm on Friday, wearing a cranium cap and wrapping himself in a very long shawl. “My name is Chandra Shekhar Azad. Police can not maintain me captive. I wore a cap and a scarf and entered the masjid simply.”

The protesters marching toward Jantar Mantar from Jama Masjid were stopped by law enforcement and paramilitary staff around Delhi Gate. The protest turned violent on Friday night with demonstrators location a car on fire and harmful a number of automobiles and police resorting to lathi-demand and use of h2o cannon.

The protest will proceed till Residence Minister

Amit Shah

resigns, he said, adding he will soon tackle the protesters at

Jamia Millia Islamia


Azad mentioned he experienced urged his supporters to carry on the protest peacefully.

“Those who are indulging in violence are not our folks. Our tranquil protest proceeds at the historic Jama Masjid. Ambedkarites do not indulge in violence,” he stated.