Bhim Military chief Chandrashekhar Azad and several other different individuals have been detained immediately on the Bhopal airport, a day forward of a protest in Madhya Pradesh’s capital Bhopal demanding reservation for Different Backward Courses.
The protesters are demanding a 27% reservation for OBCs. They’ve additionally hinted at a 3rd political entrance comprising Different Backward Castes, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes forward of the 2023 Madhya Pradesh meeting elections.
He stated the Bhim Military and tribal outfit Jai Yuva Adivasi Shakti have been allies of their wrestle for OBC quota.
Police stated that heavy safety has been deployed in any respect entry factors of Bhopal.
Mr Azad was detained by the police on the Bhopal airport together with a number of different individuals Bhopal police commissioner Makarand Deouskar stated. Cops additionally stated that the precise variety of detainees would solely be identified later.
Mr Deouskar stated that 80-90 individuals have been taken into custody however have been launched later.
“We’ve got stopped round 1500 protesters and despatched them again. We suspect they have been going to assemble at Roshanpura sq. from the place they have been going to go for the Chief Minister’s home,” the commissioner stated.
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Supporting the stir, Former CM Kamal Nath stated that the motion by police was unjustified because the OBC physique had introduced the protest properly prematurely.
Hitting again, State City Improvement Minister Bhupendra Singh stated some individuals have been enjoying politics within the title of OBC quota, including that the state was attempting exhausting to make sure they get 27% reservation within the panchayat polls.