27 detained for CCpur protest

CCPUR, 8th MARCH: At least 27 people who launched protest at the residential complex of former minister and NPP candidate Phungzathang Tonsing on Tuesday evening have been arrested by security forces. Meanwhile, leaders of YPA and civil society organisations based in Churachandpur convened a meeting on Wednesday and demanded unconditional release of all the arrested protesters.

         YPA leaders demanded arrest of those who were involved in the assault of two persons and abduction of a woman. They also questioned as to why Phungzathang Tonsing has been given protection by security forces whereas the same is not done to public.

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