Clashes erupted in Northeast Delhi’s Maujpur area for the second consecutive day as the pro and anti citizenship law protesters pelted stones at each other. Police had to fire tear gas shells to disperse the protesters. A head constable has been killed in the incident. One police constable was brought dead while a DCP suffered head injuries. He has been shifted to the hospital.
Incidents of stone-pelting and arson were reported near Maujpur Metro Station where some vehicles were set on fire. At least two vehicles and a dire tender were torched in Jaffrabad and Maujpur. The injured persons have been shifted to the GTB hospital. Very distressing news regarding disturbance of peace and harmony in parts of Delhi coming in. I sincerely urge Hon’ble LG n Hon’ble Union Home Minister to restore law and order n ensure that peace and harmony are maintained. Nobody should be allowed to orchestrate flagrations, Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal said in a tweet.