BJP leader Yashwant Sinha, 100 villagers arrested in Jharkhand for taking out Navratri march

Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha was arrested on Tuesday in Jharkhand for taking out Navratri march.

By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Apr 04, 2017, 15:10 PM IST
BJP leader Yashwant Sinha, 100 villagers arrested in Jharkhand for taking out Navratri march

Mahudi: Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha was arrested on Tuesday in Jharkhand for taking out Navratri march.

Yashwant Sinha was arrested as he took out Navratri march through a restricted route in Hazaribagh's Mahudi of Jharkhand, according to news agency ANI.

Reportedly, the former Union Minister and his supporters had come to Mahudi village to take out a procession on a religious festival. 

The district administration stopped Sinha and his supporters from proceeding further, after which he sat on a dharna.

100 other villagers were also arrested with BJP leader Yashwant Sinha.

(More details awaited)