There has been a ruckus due to the stoppage of BJP’s Nyay Yatra at the border. BJP leaders and workers broke the barricading of the police and started moving forward. After which the police lathi-charged.
Nyay Yatra of BJYM and BJP leaders was stopped at Karauli border regarding Karauli violence. After which there was also a clash between the workers and the police. BJP Yuva Morcha national president Tejashwi Surya and state president Satish Poonia, including 400 workers, have been arrested and taken to Mahua police station.
To control the situation, the police has been arrested and sent to Mahua police station away from Karauli. The police resorted to lathi-charge as they tried to break the barricades and move towards Karauli. After which the police have arrested 400 activists including the leader.
Angered by stopping the yatra, Satish Poonia, MP Ranjita Koli, MP Manoj Rajoria have sat on a dharna on the road itself. BJP Yuva Morcha national president Tejashwi Surya warned the Gehlot government that if he was not allowed to go, then there would be a fierce agitation. Surya said that he would go to Karauli at any cost, otherwise he would make mass arrests.
During this, slogans of ‘Gehlot is afraid of us’ and ‘Jai Shri Ram’ were fiercely raised. Heavy police force is deployed at the spot. Police have put up three layer barricades on the spot. The police tried to persuade the BJP leaders and workers present on the spot but they did not listen. The police side says that if the government gives permission, then only they will go.
Talking to the media, Tejashwi Surya said that Section 144 is not applicable where we are now. It is our constitutional right to visit Karauli. This dictatorial government is taking away our rights, so we are protesting.
Tejashwi Surya reached Karauli on Wednesday. He had a program to meet the Karauli violence victim Hindu families. Many big leaders of BJP joined this Nyay Yatra. Apart from BJP state president Satish Poonia, many leaders including National Vice President Om Prakash Mathur and Deputy Leader of Opposition Rajendra Rathod were involved. However, stopping the Nyay Yatra has created a ruckus.
Yuva Morcha has given the slogan of ‘Karauli Chalo’ to its Nyay Yatra. The yatra started from the BJP headquarters at 12 o’clock on Wednesday and will go till Karauli. In view of BJP’s Nyay Yatra, heavy police force has been deployed on all entry routes of Karauli. In Karauli, curfew has been extended till April 14.
Heavy police force sent to Karauli
At the same time, three IPS, 16 RPS officers were sent to Karauli for the Nyay Yatra. A large number of police forces are deployed at the spot. 50 BJP leaders of Karauli have been barred that if there is any disturbance, action will be taken. Curfew period has also been reduced to maintain peace in Karauli. Now curfew will be implemented only at ten o’clock.