Congress employee Sunkara Padmashree in Andhra Pradesh, who was arrested for protesting throughout Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s go to to the state, was granted bail at 2 am from Gannavaram Police Station on Tuesday.
She was arrested together with three different Congress staff for releasing black balloons into the flight path of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Mi-17 helicopter minutes after he took off from the Vijayawada Worldwide Airport on Monday, an incident that the Bharatiya Janata Social gathering (BJP) flagged as a safety breach.
#WATCH | A Congress employee launched black balloons moments after PM Modi’s chopper took off, throughout his go to to Andhra Pradesh.
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The arrests have been made for violating prohibitory orders underneath Part 144 of the Code of Felony Process (CrPC) in and across the airport.
After her launch, Sunkara Padmashree mentioned, “Protesting is a proper in democracy however we, together with leaders who didn’t be a part of the protest and have been at residence, have been arrested. The chief minister is taking selfies with the PM, however they don’t have any braveness to ask him in regards to the promise he made relating to the Particular Class Standing to Andhra Pradesh.”
She additional mentioned, “The chief minister should demand the completion of the Polavaram Mission and cease the privatization of the Vizag metal plant by the central authorities.”
CONGRESS CALLED FOR NATIONWIDE PROTEST
Congress leaders had known as for a nationwide protest to oppose PM Modi by displaying black balloons. As a precautionary measure, the Krishna district police had additionally imposed Sections 30 of the Police Act and Part 144 of the CrPC.
Police mentioned simply earlier than the Prime Minister’s arrival, at 8:30 am, three folks, Sunkara Padmashree, Parvathi, and Kishore, have been seen strolling in direction of the airport with black balloons.
PM MODI IN VIJAYAWADA
PM Modi landed on the airport positioned at Gannavaram in Vijayawada in a particular plane on Tuesday and shortly after flew to Bhimavaram in West Godavari district in a chopper to participate within the one hundred and twenty fifth beginning anniversary celebrations of revolutionary freedom fighter Alluri Sitarama Raju.