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Delhi Police Register Four FIRs in Connection with Farm Tractor Parade | India News


NEW DELHI: Delhi police on Tuesday registered four FIRs in connection with the parade of agricultural tractors protesting in the national capital, officials here said.
“Three FIRs were registered in the eastern district and one in the Shahdara district on Tuesday,” a police officer said.
Earlier in the day, the tractor parade meant to highlight the demands of farmers’ unions dissolved into anarchy on the city streets as tens of thousands of protesters broke barriers, fought with police, overturned vehicles and raised a flag. religious from the walls. of the iconic Red Fort.
A protester died after his tractor overturned near ITO, one of the main sources of conflict.
In a statement, city police said protesting farmers violated predetermined conditions agreed for their tractor parade.
“The farmers started the rally of tractors before the scheduled time. They also resorted to violence and vandalism,” said Eish Singhal, PRO of Delhi Police.
“We followed all the conditions as promised and did our due diligence, but the protest caused extensive damage to public property,” he said.

Times of India