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Bidar case: Siddarmaiah, other Karnataka Congress leaders detained while marching to CM’s office


The Bengaluru Police on Saturday detained Congress leaders Siddaramaiah, Dinesh Gundu Rao, Rizwan Arshad and K Suresh after they tried to organise a protest march to Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa’s office, ANI reported. The Congress leaders had organised the rally to protest against the Bidar sedition case, and the alleged misuse of the police by the state government.

“Police is being misused by this government, those who raise their voices against central government and BJP [Bharatiya Janata Party] are being booked for sedition,” Rao had told ANI earlier in the day. “We are going to protest in front of ...


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