P Chidambaram fractured his rib during the protest in Delhi, accused of pushing the police

Pankaj Prasad
P Chidambaram
P Chidambaram

Congress leader Randeep Surjewala alleged that the Congress leaders were attacked with a deadly attack throughout the day.

The Congress on Monday claimed that several of its leaders were injured in a police scuffle during a protest march organized by the party on the appearance of Rahul Gandhi before the Enforcement Directorate (ED). Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala released a video saying, "Former Home Minister P Chidambaram was hit by police, spectacles thrown on the ground, he has a hairline fracture in his left rib". . However, there has been no response from the police on this claim of the Congress.


Surjewala's allegation

Congress leader Randeep Surjewala alleged that the Congress leaders were attacked with a deadly attack throughout the day. Many leaders have suffered serious injuries. KC Venugopal, the general secretary of the Congress, was attacked with a deadly attack. MP Shakti Singh Gohil was attacked. Congress workers were beaten up. He also claimed that the Modi government has crossed every limit of barbarism. MP Pramod Tiwari was thrown on the road. Head injury and rib fracture. Surjewala asked, is this a democracy? Is protesting a crime?

Police detained activists

The Congress also claimed that the Narendra Modi government at the Center imposed an undeclared emergency in New Delhi area to stop the party's satyagraha on Rahul Gandhi's appearance before the ED. Many senior party leaders and a large number of workers took out a march in support of Rahul Gandhi, after which the police have taken many people into custody.

Police stopped during foot march 

Rahul Gandhi had left the Congress headquarters on foot to go to the ED headquarters on APJ Abdul Kalam Road and on this occasion he was accompanied by Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel and many senior party leaders and workers. Shortly after the start of the march, the police stopped the Congress leaders and workers and took them into custody. Later, Rahul Gandhi reached the ED headquarters in a car.