NEW DELHI: Amid stories of individuals being arrested for placing posters in opposition to Prime Minister Narendra Modi within the nationwide capital, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi has dared the federal government to arrest him.
Tweeting the poster on Sunday, Rahul Gandhi stated: “Arrest me too.” In the meantime, Congress leaders, targetting the federal government, are placing up a social media marketing campaign.
Congress chief Pawan Khera stated: “Individuals have expectations from the federal government which has damaged… so whom the folks will query whenever you need all of the credit score.
“Why ought to folks not ask query that why their vaccines have been exported,” he requested.
The Delhi Police has arrested over a dozen folks in reference to the instances it registered, sources stated on Saturday.
The matter pertains to placing up black color posters criticising the Prime Minister for exporting the Covid-19 vaccines to different nations as a substitute of fulfilling the necessities of the folks of the nation.
The posters have been present in a number of areas of Delhi like Shahdara, Rohini, Rithala, Dwarka and different locations.
Budh Vihar ward councillor Gayatri Garg advised IANS: “On Might 12, we obtained the knowledge that a number of posters have been caught in areas of Budh Vihar, Vijay Vihar and others. Following the knowledge, I together with my husband and a number of other different members obtained these eliminated on Might 13.”
A Delhi Police supply stated that the police has registered over 17 FIRs in reference to the posters in opposition to the Prime Minister.
The supply stated that police has registered two FIRs in Central Delhi and arrested 4 folks, two FIRS have been registered in Rohini and two folks arrested, one FIR in East Delhi and 4 folks have been arrested, one FIR in Dwarka and two folks have been arrested, one FIR in North East Delhi and three folks have been arrested and on the premise of an FIR in Shahdara one particular person has been arrested.
The supply stated that the police has additionally obtained CCTV footage from Shahdara space the place folks have been seen placing up the posters.
The supply additionally stated that the police is interrogating the particular person to determine different folks.
It additional stated that it has additionally come to note that for sticking three posters, the folks have been paid Rs 500 in Shahdara space.