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FIR against RSS activists

FIRs have been lodged against over 100 Rastriya Swyamewak Sangh (RSS) activists for allegedly violating prohibitory orders by firing in the air and performing "Shastra Poojan" in Jhansi distrcit of Uttar Pradesh, Home Department sources said.

lucknow Updated: Sep 29, 2009 18:24 IST

FIRs have been lodged against over 100 Rastriya Swyamewak Sangh (RSS) activists for allegedly violating prohibitory orders by firing in the air and performing "Shastra Poojan" in Jhansi distrcit of Uttar Pradesh, Home Department sources said.

According to the police, RSS district chief Ramdas Sahu and 100-125 RSS workers gathered at a local college ground yesterday for Shastra Poojan and fired in the air violating prohibitory orders imposed in the city due to festival season.

An FIR was lodged against the RSS district chief and 100-125 other workers in this connection, they said.

A number of used cartridges were recovered from the spot, they said.