Chandigarh, September 24
As Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman visited the town for a press meet at MLA Hostel, Sector 3, at the moment, a bunch of farm activists of the Naujawan Kisan Ekta determined to march to the venue and protest. They had been stopped close to the Sector Three police station and detained.
About 15 protesters had been rounded up by the UT police and brought to the Sarangpur (Dhanas) police station, mentioned Parteek Mann of the Naujawan Kisan Ekta. He added: “We had been headed to the MLA Hostel, Sector 3, to stage a symbolic protest.” — TPR