Protestors detained by police for defying prohibitory orders imposed by the Delhi Police in the area during an anti-Citizenship Act protest, at Red Fort, in New Delhi on Thursday.
Swaraj Abhiyan founder and activist Yogendra Yadav is detained by police for defying prohibitory orders imposed. "It is an honour to be detained on 19th of December, a small tribute to Ashfakulla Khan and Ramprasad Bismil," Yogendra later tweeted.
Protestors, which included activists, students, and senior citizens were dragged into buses in a bid to clear the area.
Holding placards and shouting slogans, the protesters allowed themselves to be escorted to the buses.
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Police personnel offered refreshments at Surajmal stadium to protesters who were detained.
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