Bengaluru: A day after pro-Pakistan slogans have been raised by an agitator at an anti-CAA occasion right here, a younger lady was arrested on Friday for holding a “Kashmir Mukti (liberation), Dalit Mukti, Muslim Mukti” placard at a counter-protest within the metropolis, police mentioned.
A case had been registered in opposition to her for offences below the Indian Penal Code, together with creating enmity between totally different teams of individuals in opposition to the lady, recognized as Arudra, they mentioned.
“We’ve got registered the case suo moto (on their very own) for creating enmity between totally different teams of individuals,” Deputy Commissioner of Police Chetan Singh Rathore mentioned.
The lady was produced earlier than a metropolis courtroom choose, who remanded her to 14 days judicial custody until 5 March.
Holding the placard with the slogans, Arudra was noticed sitting among the many contributors of the protest, organised by the Hindu Jagaran Vedike in opposition to Amulya Leona, who had shouted “Pakistan Zindabad” on Thursday.
She was escorted out of the place as protesters requested her to go away and the gang began gathering, metropolis police chief Bhaskar Rao had mentioned.
“She was taken into custody for her personal security together with the placard… we’ll discover out her background, the place she has come from and who’re behind her amongst different issues,” Rao had earlier informed reporters, including she didn’t increase any slogan.
The “Kashmir Mukti, Dalit Mukti, Muslim Mukti” slogans have been written in each Kannada and English within the placard held by her.
The Hindu Jagaran Vedike organised the protest in opposition to Amulya Leona who had raised “Pakistan Zindabad” slogan thrice at an excellent in opposition to the Citizenship Modification Act.
She had made the controversial slogans within the presence of All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi after the organisers of the occasion below the banner of “Save Structure” invited her to deal with the gathering, prompting him to denounce her act.
After being faraway from the stage, Amulya was later arrested on expenses of sedition and produced earlier than a Justice of the Peace courtroom, which remanded her to 14 days judicial custody.
An upset Owaisi had mentioned he wouldn’t have participated within the protest had he recognized that the lady had been invited for the occasion and asserted his get together had no hyperlinks along with her.
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