09, Oct 2015
Srinagar Updated: Oct 9, 2015, 12:06
Supporters of independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid were today detained as he led a march towards Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly to protest against the alleged “sabotaging” of the bill against beef ban.
Rashid along with his supporters assembled near Exhibition Crossing, near the civil secretariat here, and shouted slogans against the PDP-BJP government.
Rashid, who represents North Kashmir Langate constituency in assembly, managed to reach the gate of the civil secretariat along with a few of his supporters. (Source: Express Photo by Shuaib Masoodi)
As they tried to march towards the secretariat which also houses the legislature complex, police swung into action and detained scores of protesters.