The police arrested the SP workers who were going to the Vidhan Bhavan to protest against inflation, farmers’ problems and registration of fake cases against SP workers. During this, he also had a scuffle with the police, on which the police used force.
On Tuesday, the SP had announced a sit-in in front of the statue of former Prime Minister Chaudhary Charan Singh at Vidhan Bhavan from September 14 to 18. For which the MLAs were going from SP office towards Vidhan Bhavan.
Earlier, the SP MLAs alleged that the police put them under house arrest and did not even allow them to talk to the media. At the same time, the MLAs who reached Vidhan Bhavan were turned back.
A large number of police forces were deployed outside the Vidhan Bhavan and the SP office since morning. When SP MLAs Zahid Baig and Chaudhary Samarpal Singh reached Vidhan Bhavan on Wednesday morning, they were not allowed inside. He said that the government is adopting a repressive attitude which is not good.
SP MLA Manoj Pandey had just left the party office to go to the Vidhan Bhavan when he was arrested.
Police force deployed in large numbers outside SP office.
The SPs who came out to protest clashed with the police.
The police forcefully picked up the SP workers and filled them in the bus.