Nationwide Protest against Popular Front ban in Jharkhand : Jharkhand Bhawan March held in New Delhi

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 20:23 -- dl_editor

Peoples protest rallies were held across India protesting against the ban of Popular Front of India in Jharkhand by the state government. Popular Front activists and general public including women participated in demonstrations held in various states, including Manipur, West Bengal, Bihar, Assam, New Delhi, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Goa, Karnataka, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu and Kerala.
In the national capital New Delhi hundreds of people including women participated in the Jharkhand Bhawan March. The protesters raised slogans demanding the withdrawal of the ban imposed by Jharkhand government and an immediate end to the police harassment in the state. Zonal secretary Anis Ansari, State President Parvez Ahmed and SDPI National General Secretary Muhammed Shafi addressed the rally. A delegation of leaders of the organisation met the officer on duty and handed over the memorandum addressed to Jharkhand Chief Minister and Governor. He assured the delegation that the matter would be brought to the attention of Chief Minister and an appointment of the Chief Minister is sought to discuss the matter.
In a statement Popular Front General Secretary M Muhammed Ali Jinnah appreciated the solidarity of the masses which was expressed through protest demonstrations across the country . He further stated that the voices of the people raised against undemocratic move of Jharkhand government is a warning to the forces that are behind targeting Popular Front of India.


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