CAA Protest Turns Violent in Delhi, Cop Killed in Clashes
GUWAHATI: A Delhi Police head constable was among the seven killed in the violence that erupted over the amended Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in Delhi.
According to reports, the deceased cop, Ratan Lal was attached to the office of the Assistant Commissioner of Police, Gokulpuri, an official told PTI.
Meanwhile several vehicles, shops and houses were torched on February 24, a day after clashes broke out between those against and for the Citizenship (Amendment) Act.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on his Twitter wrote, "Am v worried abt prevailing situation in certain parts of Del. All of us together shud make all efforts to restore peace in our city. I again urge everyone to shun violence. Am meeting all MLAs (of all parties) of affected areas along wid senior officials in a while."
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