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Bangalore information: Mob assaults Bangalore MLA Akhanda Srinivasmurthy home; cops hearth, two useless | Bengaluru Information

BENGALURU: Not less than three individuals have been killed as violence erupted in east Bengaluru over an alleged derogatory Fb publish, and police opened hearth and burst tear-gas shells to disperse mobs which attacked KG Halli and DJ Halli police stations late Tuesday night time.
Police clamped curfew in areas coming below KG Halli, DJ Halli, Bharathinagar, Pulikeshinagar and Banaswadi police stations, apart from imposing prohibitory orders below Part 144 of the CrPC on all the Metropolis.
Hassle started round 7pm when the mobs attacked Pulikeshinagar MLA Akhanda Srinivasamurthy’s home in Kavalbyrasandra over the Fb publish, fought pitched battles with police, and set ablaze a number of automobiles.
Police commissioner Kamal Pant mentioned a mob hurled stones and bottles on police and blocked their approach. “With out selection, we have been pressured to fireplace in air. Not less than 60 cops are injured,” he mentioned. With mobs erecting blockades on roads resulting in KG Halli and DJ Halli stations, police reinforcements had a troublesome time reaching them. A KSRP van heading to the KG Halli station was attacked.
Protesters harm automobiles in entrance of police stations, pressure retailers to shut
Police mentioned the mobs have been livid over an alleged social media publish by a detailed relative of the politician. That particular person deleted the publish, claiming his account had been hacked into. He was whisked away for questioning.
Hassle started round 7pm when a mob gathered in entrance of the politician’s home and set two vehicles on hearth. Senior officers, together with DCP (east) SD Sharanappa, tried to pacify the mob. Protesters pressured shopkeepers to down shutters in Pulakeshinagar, Bharatinagar, Business Avenue and Tannery Street. Two mobs gathered in entrance of KG Halli and DJ Halli police stations. “Police ought to arrest the accused instantly,” they demanded. They locked the gates from exterior and tried to barge in. Not less than 10 automobiles, together with Innovas of two DCPs, have been broken in entrance of the stations. “Now we have requested group leaders to go to the stations and tackle the mob,” mentioned an officer.
“That is an act of miscreants. Police and authorities will examine and provoke authorized motion towards mischief-mongers. I’m the MLA of this constituency and everybody right here is my household. I request you to take care of peace. I concern miscreants might reap the benefits of the state of affairs,” Pulakeshinagar MLA Akhanda Srinivasamurthy mentioned.
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