Sikhs protest near Sonia Gandhi’s residence

Angry Sikhs on Thursday staged a protest near Congress president Sonia Gandhi`s residence against the acquittal of party leader Sajjan Kumar in an anti-Sikh riots case.

Updated: May 02, 2013, 13:31 PM IST

New Delhi: Angry Sikhs on Thursday staged a protest near Congress president Sonia Gandhi`s residence against the acquittal of party leader Sajjan Kumar in an anti-Sikh riots case.
Shouting slogans, the protesters started their march from Mansingh Road and broke some barricades to move forward.

However, they were prevented from marching ahead near Gandhi`s residence.
Some of the protesters, who set afire tyres, also entered into a scuffle with some policemen. A large number of policemen were also deployed near Gandhi`s 10-Janpath residence.

PTI