Protests towards the citizenship legislation and NRC began as soon as once more on Sunday (23 February) in East Delhi's Zafarabad.
new Delhi: Supporters and opponents of the citizenship legislation got here face-to-face on the identical highway in Delhi's Jafrabad-Maujpur on Sunday. Slogans had been raised on each side. Stoning has additionally been performed in Durgapuri and Maujpur. Both sides of Maujpur metro station are current. On one facet, 'Jai Shri Ram' and however, 'Azadi' slogans are being raised. Police has launched tear gasoline shells. Police has opened the highway from one facet of the Maujpur-Babarpur metro. The state of affairs is underneath management however there may be stress within the space. <! –
Earlier, numerous ladies gathered close to the Zafarabad metro station on Sunday morning to protest. There had been additionally studies of stone pelting in Zafarabad within the afternoon. Seeing the state of affairs, extra safety forces have been known as in Zafarabad and surrounding areas. DCPs of different areas together with DCP of East District have additionally been known as. Some extra firms of paramilitary pressure have been known as.
Heavy jam brought on by demonstration
The demonstrations in Zafarabad have jammed the Maharani Bagh together with Jasola, New Friends Colony, Jamia Nagar, Ashram, Badarpur, Jaitpur. Along with this, Maujpur, Seelampur, Babur Pur, Bhajanpura, Khureji, Zafarabad, Shastri Park Yamuna Vihar, Kardam Puri, Loni Road, Mustafa had been additionally jammed later. The highway to Maujpur and Yamuna Vihar has been closed as a result of closure of the highway. Here in Chand Bagh, protesters have blocked Wazirabad Road. After Jafrabad, protesters have additionally blocked Wazirabad Road in Chand Bagh.
Protesters have additionally sat on the highway from Wazirabad to Hindon Airbase. The protesters closed the primary Wazirabad highway in entrance of Yamuna Vihar, just a little forward of Bhajanpura intersection. However, the highway from Hindon to Wazirabad is open. The metro station has been closed as a result of demonstration. It is being instructed that ladies have been sitting on dharna since late night time. Gradually the variety of ladies is rising right here. At current, numerous police forces have been deployed in Jafrabad.