Protests against CAA Live Updates: 19 Delhi Metro stations shut; scores detained in multiple cities

Protests against CAA Live Updates: 19 Delhi Metro stations shut; scores detained in multiple cities
Citizenship Act protests: Multiple metro stations in the city has been shut due to the protests

Scores of protestors have been detained across different cities for protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act. Historian Ramchandra Guha, Swaraj India chief Yogendra Yadav, D Raja, Sitaram Yechury, Umar Khalid, Sandeep Dikshit, Tehseen Poonawalla are a few of the detainees. Mobile internet services have also been suspended in multiple parts of Delhi. Telecom operators Airtel and Vodafone took to Twitter to confirm the same to its customers complaining of poor connectivity.

People across Delhi, Mumbai, Uttar Pradesh and Bengaluru are come out in large numbers to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act. The police have also imposed Section 144 across many parts of these states. Besides, over 100 students from Hyderabad Central University (HCU) were detained by police ahead of their protest march against CAA and NRC in Hyderabad today.

Source : Business Today