Hundreds of people continue their overnight protest against CAA in Chennai
| Saturday | 15th February, 2020
By Express News ServiceCHENNAI: Around 200 people continued their overnight protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Population Register (NPR) after Chennai police lath-charged the protestors on Friday night at Manadi Street in Washermanpet area.
As the message spread hundreds of people gathered near the Pencil Factory in Old Washermenpet to protest for the same cause.
The protestors blocked the interior streets of Old Washermenpet and the entrance of the Mint Bridge.
“The protest was very smooth yesterday but the police blamed us for instigating violence and brutally charged on us.
As the news began flooding on social networking sites, a large number of people began protesting in various places across the state.
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