New Delhi, Jan 5: All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) leaders on Thursday carried out protested outside the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) following the arrest of its two MPs by the Centreal Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
TMC leaders staged the protest alleging that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has an agenda of political vendetta against their top leaders.
Trinamool Congress party protested as they alleged BJP of framing its MPs in chit-fund scam. Also, Demonetization was another reason for TMC to carry out the protest against the Central government.
TMC MP Sugata Roy led the protest and was accompanied by other leaders including Derek O’Brien. TMC leaders rose anti-Modi slogans in the front of the PMO. ‘Modi hatao desh bachao’ slogans were also chanted during the protest.
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The police detained protesters who forcibly attempted to enter Prime Minister’s office at South Block.
No less than 32 Trinamool members of Parliament took out a march towards the PMO on Raisina Hill. They were, however, stopped midway by the Special Protection Guards (SPG) and the Delhi Police. The police detained the protesters and packed them off in buses.