Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar Azad leads massive anti-CAA protest at Delhi’s Jama Masjid
As Friday prayers ended, a massive protest started from the Jama Masjid in Delhi in the old city with Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar ‘Azad’ leading the anti-CAA protest
As Friday prayers ended, a massive protest started from the Jama Masjid in Delhi in the old city with Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar 'Azad' leading the chants of "Jai Bhim" and holding placards with Babasaheb Ambedkar's posters, demanding that only the original Constitution be enforced.
Protesters carrying tricolour and banners reading 'save Constitution' raised slogans against the new legislation. Demanding withdrawal of the CAA the protestors held up copies of the Constitution and pictures of Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar and Paramveer Chakra awardee Abdul Hameed.
A few women protester could also be seen. With the national flag held high, some protesters shouted: "Hindustan Zindabad".
They assembled near gate number one of Jama Masjid as drones also kept a vigil on the large gathering which raised slogan 'Inquilab Zindabad' with some singing 'Saare Jahan Se Accha'.
Some protesters were also carrying posters of Baba Saheb Ambedkar, Kanshi Ram and Bhagat Singh.
The massive protest march led by Bhim Army, despite the police denying permission to it, comes a day after thousands of students, activists and opposition leaders hit the streets in the national capital defying security clampdown and prohibitory orders.
The protests were in continuation of those taking place across the nation against the just enacted Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Resgister of Cirtizens (NRC).
The national capital has been witnessing large-scale protests from all sections of the society against the citizenship law.