New Delhi: Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi as well as party MPs, including Shashi Tharoor, were detained on Friday during the protest march against issues like inflation, GST on food items and unemployment.
Congress leaders launched a protest from the Parliament to the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday. Protests were held at several places across the country to raise the issues.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi led the protests in the Parliament. The party MPs wore black in the Parliament to register their protest against inflation and unemployment.
Rahul Gandhi and other MPs were detained at Police Lines Kingsway Camp.
Priyanka Gandhi was detained from outside the AICC headquarters in New Delhi and taken away in a police vehicle.
Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh Raja Warring led the protests in Chandigarh
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