BJP MLA Raja Singh, party workers briefly detained

PTI | Hyderabad | Updated: 08-01-2021 20:11 IST | Created: 08-01-2021 20:10 IST
BJP MLA Raja Singh, party workers briefly detained
Representative Image Image Credit: ANI

BJP MLA T Raja Singh and severalother party activists were briefly detained by police onFriday when they tried to block a road here over their demandthat the cow be declared a national animal.

They tried to gather at L B Nagar here for the protestwhen they were detained, police said, adding all of them werereleased later.

The 'Gau Sadak Bandh' call was given by the Yuga ThulasiFoundation to highlight the need for cow protection and theirdemand that it be declared as the national animal.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)



Addressing conflict-related sexual violence at long last

... ...

Why unequal access to coronavirus vaccines is a threat to us all

... ...

India’s love affair with fossil fuels: the path to sustainable development?

... ...


Latest News

Clear morning in Delhi

It was a clear Thursday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature settling at 12.2 degrees Celsius, the Met office said.The weatherman has forecast clear sky during the day, and said the maximum temperature is expected to...

GLOBAL MARKETS-Rising bond yields spook world shares as investors look to Powell

Resurgent worries about rising U.S. bond yields hit global shares on Thursday as investors waited to see if Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell will address concerns about the risk of a rapid rise in long-term borrowing costs. The spectre o...

Will ensure that America not China sets the international agenda: White House

The Biden Administration has said that by restoring US credibility and reasserting forward-looking global leadership, it will ensure that America, not a more assertive and authoritarian China, sets the international agenda, working alongsid...

Criminal wanted in murder case held in UP's Amethi: Police

A criminal wanted in a murder case was arrested following an encounter in this Uttar Pradesh district in the early hours of Thursday, police said.Ashish Mishra, wanted in connection with the killing of Sudhir Shrivastava here on March 1, wa...

Give Feedback