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Four in custody for trying to put up Anna Hazare statue

Four persons were arrested for trying to install a statue of Anna Hazare at Sector 4/7 chowk in Gurgaon.

Written by Express News Service | Gurgaon | Published: April 17, 2012 3:04:42 am

Four persons were arrested for trying to install a statue of Anna Hazare at Sector 4/7 chowk in Gurgaon were sent to judicial custody on Monday.

Fifteen members of Haryana Berozgar Sangh (HBS),were detained on Sunday for attempting to install Hazare’s statue at Sector 4/7 chowk. The Chowk already has a statue of Lala Lajpat Rai,said Abhey Rao,DCP (West).

The members had gathered at Goshala Maidan,under the leadership of HBS president P L Kataria,and planned to carry the statue to the chowk in tractor trolley. The members were detained as soon as they started towards the chowk. “The four arrested have been charged under Section 153A of the IPC,” said Rao.

“Even if one has to establish a statue,there is a official procedure. We will look into the matter,” said Praveen Kumar,HUDA administrator.

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