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Delhi police detains Akhil Gogoi

Delhi police detained KMSS general secretary Akhil Gogoi when he was staging dharna in front of prime minister’s residence on Thursday. According to information, Gogoi along with 50 other supporters were detained in the afternoon when they were shouting anti-government slogans in the front of the 7 Red Course Road in new Delhi. Later, they were taken to the Chanakyapuri police station and were detained for several hours.


Notably, Gogoi and his supporters from Assam have been supporting Gandhian activist Anna Hazare who is staging fast at the Ramlila Moidan demanding the fresh introduction of the Jan Lokpal Bill in Parliament.


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