Historian Ramachandra Guha detained for staging protest towards CAA

BENGALURU: Pointed out historian

Ramachandra Guha

and a lot of some others were being detained on Thursday for staging a demonstration from the Citizenship Modification Act and


at the Town Hall right here, in defiance of the prohibitory orders imposed in the metropolis.

He was taken away by law enforcement staff and led to a motor vehicle parked close by. Law enforcement claimed the protesters violated prohibitory orders clamped in the metropolis towards any protest or demonstration.

Reacting to his detention,


explained it was “completely undemocratic” that law enforcement had been not letting even a tranquil protest, which is the democratic correct of the citizens.

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The Communist Bash of India too staged demonstrations in the town in opposition to the CAA and NRC.