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Right-wing activists protest against arrest of Gau Raksha Dal chief, aides

punjab Updated: Aug 25, 2016 14:28 IST
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Members of Gau Raksha Dal holding a protest against Central and Punjab governments in Patiala on Wednesday. (Bharat Bhushan/HT Photo)

Right wing activists staged protest at Rajpura against the arrest of Gau Raksha Dal president Satish Kumar and his supporters. The protesters organised a rally inside the city starting from Tahli Wala Chowk.

Suresh Singla, vice president, Shiv Sena (Bal Thackeray) said that the police have registered a false case against Kumar and with the registration of the case they wanted to threaten the ‘gau rakshaks’.

WERE ARRESTED ON SATURDAY

The police produced Satish and his accomplices at the local court, from where they have been sent to judicial custody.

Satish and three others were arrested on the charges of sodomy, extortion, abduction and other criminal activities against cow transporters. They were on police remand till now. Satish and two others were arrested on Saturday from Vrindavan city of Uttar Pradesh.