'Can't condone lawlessness': Shashi Tharoor says farmers' flag atop Red Fort 'most unfortunate'

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"Most unfortunate. I have supported the farmers' protests from the start but I cannot condone lawlessness. And on Republic Day no flag but the sacred tiranga should fly aloft the Red Fort," Tharoor tweeted. Shiv Sena Rajya Sabha lawmaker Priyanka Chaturvedi also condemned the incident, said any violence in a democracy is not...

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Published on January 29, 2021 -  01:50
Farmers' agitation discredited after Red Fort violence: CM Amarinder Singh
Chief Minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh on January 29 reacted on violence that took place during tractor rally in Delhi on January 26. He said that the farmers' agitation lost steam when violence took place and the symbol of the Red Fort was violated. "I do think that the movement has been discredited. The whole world was supporting the farmers. But the moment the violence came, and the symbol of the Red Fort was violated, was when the movement lost steam," he said.

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Red Fort

Historic fortress in Delhi, India
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Republic Day (India)

Indian national holiday
The Delhi Police on Friday said they have sent notices to three people regarding the violence that erupted during the farmers' protest in the national capital on..
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Following the violence on Republic Day, this national highway passing through the Ghazipur border was closed.
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In last month's Mann Ki Baat, the Prime Minister said that the nation was shocked by the events that transpired on Republic Day at Red Fort.
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The Facebook page of gangster-turned-activist Lakhbir Singh alias Lakha Sidhana, who is wanted by Delhi Police in connection with the Republic Day rioting case,..
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Rajya Sabha

Upper house of the Parliament of India
The Army had received 26 complaints of human rights violations in 2019 and one of them was found to be true, he said in a written reply in Rajya Sabha. In 2018,..
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