Ghaziabad: Ghaziabad Police registered an FIR against 200 protesting farmers for creating ruckus at Ghazipur border and damaging vehicles of BJP workers. City Superintendent of Police (II) Gyanendra Singh said that an FIR has been registered at Kaushambi police station in Trans Hindon area (Sahibabad).
In fact, a scuffle broke out between Bharatiya Janata Party workers and farmers on Wednesday when the ruling party workers were taking out a procession on the Delhi-Meerut Expressway, where the protesters, mainly BKU supporters, have been camping since November 2020. Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) media in-charge Dharmendra Malik said in a statement that the unilateral police action is an attempt to suppress the protest of the farmers.
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On the other hand, Indirapuram Circle Officer Anshu Jain said that the Ghaziabad police registered another FIR in connection with the clash on Thursday evening following a complaint by BKU district chief Jitendra Singh. Police said that an FIR has been registered at Kaushambi police station against unknown accused under sections 147, 323, 504 and 506 of the Indian Penal Code.
In the FIR, BJP workers are accused of instigating the clash on the Ghazipur border on Wednesday. According to BKU officials, earlier the police was not registering the FIR, due to which many farmers started protesting against the police. BKU’s media in-charge Malik said, “After the registration of the FIR, these demonstrations have now been called off.”
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