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Rakesh Tikait, the national spokesperson of the Bharatiya Kisan Union, was taken into custody by the Delhi Police. He was going to join the movement going on at Jantar Mantar in Delhi. On hearing about the detention of the farmer leader, the mercury of the farmers went up. BKU activists gheraoed Khalilabad Kotwali police station in Sant Kabirnagar. Shouting loudly. Heavy police force was called in.
District President Janardan Mishra said, “The police is working on the behest of the BJP in violation of the rules, because the BJP government does not want to allow farmers to come to Delhi at any cost. He warned the government that if Tikait will soon If he is not released, then the farmers will be forced to jam the highway, which will be the responsibility of the government administration.
“Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait was going to Delhi to join the dharna of the unemployed. Detaining them in this way is an attack on our democratic rights,” he said.
Bharatiya Kisan Union protested.
On this occasion, Khalilabad Mandal President Subhash Chandra, Tehsil President Ramashankar Yadav, Block President Dayaram Vishwakarma, Ram Sagar Chaudhary, Chhote Lal Chaudhary, Ashok Kumar Mishra, Pannelal, Rakesh Bhaskar, Phoolchand Chaudhary, Shravan Kumar Pandey, Ashok Many people including Kumar Mishra were present.