India Gate cleared after a day of cops-protesters pitched battle

India Gate, the scene of pitched battles between protesters and police, was cleared on Sunday evening and police allowed traffic around the war memorial late in the night.

Updated: Dec 24, 2012, 01:13 AM IST

New Delhi: India Gate, the scene of pitched battles between protesters and police, was cleared on Sunday evening and police allowed traffic around the war memorial late in the night.
The areas around the war memorial saw voilent protests by people demanding justice for gang-rape victim during the day was cleared by police at around 5:30 PM.

However, police allowed traffic only later.

Late in the night, a small group of protesters were seen at India Gate discussing how to go about having a peaceful protest.

PTI