Togadia was arrested from Ayodhya, while Singhal was taken into custody at Lucknow airport. The arrested people were sent to judicial custody for the next 14.

Meanwhile, hundreds of VHP activists on Monday protested against the arrest of Praveen Togadia and Ashok Singhal and pelted stones on police in the national capital.
According to police, the VHP activists gathered at Jantar Mantar and marched upto Parliament Street police station around 11.30 pm. They pelted stones on the police.

"As soon as they started pelting stones, we used water cannons and they dispersed," a police official said .The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday stopped VHP from carrying out its ‘84 kosi parikrama yatra’.


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