New Delhi : Police on Friday briefly detained over 50 students and civil society members who gathered at Jantar Mantar for a pro-Palestine protest, police said.
Demonstrators had arrived in different batches at Jantar Mantar and were subsequently detained, a senior police officer said.
“Since the protesters did not have permission, they were detained. They were taken to different police stations of Delhi,” said a police officer.
The demonstrators raised “Free Palestine” slogans, demanding immediate ceasefire between the two countries which have been locked in war since Hamas’ attack on Israel on...