Home »  Topic »  After Shaheen Bagh, anti-CAA stir erupts in Chennai; Police, protestors clash after stone pelting

After Shaheen Bagh, anti-CAA stir erupts in Chennai; Police, protestors clash after stone pelting


New Delhi: The stage for anti-CAA protests has shifted from Shaheen Bagh in Delhi to Chennai’s Old Washermanpet area after police and protestors clashed in Tamil Nadu's capital city Friday night. The police detained as many as 100 protestors after the incident.

The Chennai Police also face allegations that it attacked a peaceful procession and made unlawful detentions. The police department, however, claim that it took the action after being pelted with stones when they asked the protestor to vacate the area where they had organised a sit-in protest.

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) president MK Stalin condemned the ...


Read the full text TimesNow