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Wall-like containers mounted outside Red Fort days ahead of August 15

Wall-like containers mounted outside Red Fort days ahead of August 15

New Delhi: Large shipping containers, towering like walls, have been placed at the entrance of the iconic Red Fort days ahead of the Independence Day celebrations on August 15, asserted Delhi police citing security reasons. The action was taken to avoid violence that took place on January 26 after farmers’

Injured Policemen recall the horror of farmers violence at Red fort

Injured Policemen recall the horror of farmers violence at Red fort

New Delhi: The violent clashes that broke out between protesting farmers and Delhi police, across the city on Republic day, left 394 police personnel injured and more than 80 still admitted to hospitals, tell a lot about the horror and state of complete mayhem that gripped the national capital. Recalling

Red Fort flag hoister Jugraj Singh’s family flees village

Red Fort flag hoister Jugraj Singh’s family flees village

New Delhi: The 23-year-old resident of Wan Tara Singh in Punjab, Jugraj Singh, became a hero in his ‘pind’ the day he hoisted the Sikh’s sacred ‘Nishan Sahib’ flag at the Red Fort on Republic Day while the protesting farmers took over the iconic fort amid violence and anarchy. Jugraj, who

R-Day protest: Delhi Police detains 200 rioters, files 22 FIRs

R-Day protest: Delhi Police detains 200 rioters, files 22 FIRs

New Delhi: A day after Republic day tractor protest witnessed clashes between farmers and Police, violent and chaos, Delhi Cops on Wednesday detained around 200 protestors and registered as many as 22 FIRs on the charges of rioting, damaging public property and attacking police personnel. Delhi Police claimed that more

Know accused Deep Sidhu who defended farmers flag hoisting on Red Fort

Know accused Deep Sidhu who defended farmers flag hoisting on Red Fort

New Delhi: In dramatic turns of events, the national capital on Republic Day saw a chaotic and violent protest by so far “peaceful” protesting farmers, who not only forcefully entered central Delhi before the agreed upon time for their tractor rally but also climbed atop the Red Fort and hoisted