Madhya Pradesh farmers’ protest: ‘Burn down police station,’ Says Congress Lawmaker
New Delhi: A Congress lawmaker in Madhya Pradesh urging her supporters to burn a local police station, which shows in a video.
Burn down the police station, Shakuntala Khatik is heard saying as she shouts slogans with the protesters, who were reportedly angry at being stopped and restrained by the police.
The MLA was leading a protest march during which his supporters burnt the effigy of CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan over the recent killing of farmers in police firing in Mandsaur.
The protests, which started over a week ago, escalated after the farmer deaths.