New Delhi: The Delhi police filed case against the protesters who gathered at Jantar Mantar on Friday evening demanding justice for the Dalit woman in Hathras gang rape case.
The police informed that the case was against the violation of NGT O A No. 63/2016, Supreme Court order vide No. WP (C) 1153/2017 and Delhi Police Standing Order No. 10/18.
“As the protesters have violated Order u/s 144 Cr.P.C. in force and other laws regarding Covid-19, a case FIR No. 135/2020 u/s 188 IPC, 3 Epidemic Act & 51(b) Disaster Management Act, has been registered against them at Parliament Street police station,” said Eish Singhal, DCP New Delhi.
The Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal, joined the citizen’s protest at Jantar Mantar in Delhi.
Bollywood actress Swara Bhaskar and Bhim Army Chief, Chandrashekhar Azad, are among others who joined the protest.
The National capital relived the memories of the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case on Friday.