FIR against Union Minister Anupriya Patel, supporters in Lucknow for violating sec 144

FIR against Union Minister Anupriya Patel, supporters in Lucknow for violating sec 144






FIR against Union Minister Anupriya Patel, supporters in Lucknow for violating sec 144


Lucknow : An FIR has been registered against Union Minister of State for Health and Apna Dal president Anupriya Patel and her supporters, for violating section 144 by taking out a road show in Hazratganj area and other parts of the state capital. Due to the yesterday road show, heavy traffic jam was witnessed in the city, forcing the District Magistrate of the capital to order for an FIR against the Union Minister and her supporters. Police Circle Officer (CO) of Hazratganj, Ashok Verma, said here today that when Union Minister arrived at Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport yesterday in Amausi, hundreds of her supporters reached Hazratganj crossing in a cavalcade of about 300 and after that accompanied by her supporters Apna Dal leader garlanded the statute of Sardar Patel and Dr BR Ambedkar. He said the cavalcade caused huge traffic jam at Amausi tri-section, Alambagh and Hazratganj crossing as the sup-porters parked their vehicles in a haphazard way. The CO said the leader and her supporters were on SUV and other cars and they had not taken prior permission to hold the rally from the district administration. The complainant for the case was sub-inspector Sanjay Kumar Gupta, in-charge of Darulshafa local police outpost. He said a case for unlawful assembly (Section 143), wrongful restraint (Section 341) and disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant (Section 188) was registered against Anupriya Patel and her supporters. The charges include unlawful assembly, disobedience to order promulgated by public servant and wrongful restraint of people, the CO said. The minister,who was fighting with her mother Krishna Patel over the control of the Apna Dal leadership, was on her first visit to Lucknow after becoming the Union Minister.

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