Activists allegely belonginig to the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) activists have been baton-charged and pushed away after they barged into the residence of Karnataka Home Minister Araga Jnanendra in Bengaluru on Saturday looking for “justice” for a BJP youth wing chief, who was murdered in Dakshina Kannada district.
The activists holding the organisation’s flag stormed into the compound of Mr Jnanendra’s bungalow at Jayamahal in Bengaluru and raised ‘We would like justice’ slogan.
In addition they sought a ban on Standard Entrance of India and its allied outfits, which they alleged have been behind the killing of Hindutva activists and their rising affect within the state particularly within the coastal districts bordering Kerala.
The police sought to steer them to go away however they remained adamant and staged a sit-in demonstration contained in the compound elevating slogans. Later, the activists tried to storm Mr Jnanendra’s home.
Lastly, the policemen dragged them out of the bungalow. A number of of them have been baton-charged as they resisted the police bid.
Later, the activists have been pushed away from the spot in authorities automobiles and brought to the JC Nagar police station the place circumstances have been registered in opposition to 30 of them.
Reacting to the incident, Home Minister Araga Jnanendra mentioned he learnt that some youth calling themselves ABVP activists got here to his home and staged an indication, when he was away in Shivamogga.
“Police have taken them of their custody. I’ve informed them (police) to research whether or not they’re the members of the ABVP,” Jnanendra informed reporters.
He added that if the protesters have been ABVP employees then he would want to say that Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai has already defined the measures taken by the federal government resembling handing over Praveen Nettar homicide case to the Nationwide Investigation Company.
“I’ll name them and speak to them. They got here to stage an indication in opposition to the fanatic forces. A number of of them did some excesses, which I’ve observed. They got here to me pondering I’m one among them and I too really feel that they’re my individuals,” he mentioned.
In the meantime, a bunch of ABVP activists staged an indication in Vijayapura looking for a ban on the PFI and SDPI organisations for his or her alleged involvement within the murders of Hindutva activists within the state.
Praveen Nettar, a Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha district degree office-bearer in Dakshina Kannada, was hacked to dying by motorcycle-borne assailants on Tuesday night time when he was heading dwelling after closing his poultry store in Mangaluru.
Two individuals have been arrested on this connection whereas yet another has been ‘detained,’ police sources mentioned with out divulging particulars.
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