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Delhi Police Asks DCW Chief Swati Maliwal, On Hunger Strike, To Vacate Jantar Mantar Premises

Maliwal Sat On A Hunger Strike At The Venue To Protest Against The Recent Rape Incidents In The Country. She Refused To Listen To Police's Request.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Aniruddha Dhar | Updated on: 03 Dec 2019, 06:05:59 PM
DCW chairperson Swati Maliwal continues her hunger strike at Jantar Mantar, demanding death penalty for convicts in rape cases within 6 months.

New Delhi:

The Delhi Police on Tuesday requested Delhi Commission For Women chief Swati Maliwal to vacate the Jantar Mantar premises, citing a standing order that prohibits protests at the venue after 5 pm. Maliwal sat on a hunger strike at the venue to protest against the recent rape incidents in the country. She refused to listen to police's request.

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First Published : 03 Dec 2019, 05:56:07 PM