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Angry Congress workers hit streets, demand Swaraj, Raje’s resignation

Congress workers protest against the role of Sushma Swaraj and Vasundhara Raje on Lalit Modi issue in Kolkata on Wednesday.

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Congress workers protest against the role of Sushma Swaraj and Vasundhara Raje on Lalit Modi issue, later they burnt the effigy of Lalit Modi and Sushma Swaraj in Kolkata on Wednesday (June 17). (Source: Express Photo by Partha Paul)

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With the latest revelations in Modigate drawing Vasundhara Raje into the controversy, Congress demanded that Rajasthan Chief Minister also resign along with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. (Source: Express Photo by Partha Paul)

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Shobha Ojha also targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying his silence in the matter so far showed that “there is a mute support by the PM to these leaders”. (Source: Express Photo by Partha Paul)

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A group of workers from Congress' Women's wing held a protest outside BJP headquarters in Ashoka Road (June 16) insisting that her continuation in the Union Cabinet had become untenable as she indulged in "illegal" activities. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

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"It was totally illegal. She must resign," said Mahila Congress leader Shobha Oza at the protest against Sushma Swaraj at BJP head office in New Delhi on Tuesday.

Police have heightened its vigil in and around Sushma Swaraj's residence as several groups have lined up similar protests against her. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

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Youth Congress members during a protest against External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi on Monday. Swaraj facilitated former Indian Premier League (IPL) chief Lalit Modi’s travel to Portugal for his wife’s treatment last year. (Source: PTI)

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Youth Congress members being taken away in a bus by the police during their protest against Sushma Swaraj at her residence. Congress has been attacking Swaraj since yesterday after reports surfaced that she had written to British lawmaker Keith Vaz to allegedly recommend travel documents for Lalit Modi for visiting Portugal. (Source: PTI)

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Shouting slogans and holding placards, the Congress workers demanded action against Swaraj and said she must quit or Prime Minister Narendra Modi should sack her immediately from the Union Cabinet. The protesters also burnt effigies of Swaraj. (Source: PTI)

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Congress workers staged protests outside External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj’s residence in Central Delhi, and repeatedly demanded her resignation over her role in facilitating the clearance of travel documents for former IPL chief Lalit Modi. (Source: PTI)

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Some of the Congress protesters also broke barricades outside Swaraj's Safdarjung residence in posh Lutyens Bungalow Zone in central Delhi. Around 100 protesters were detained by the police and were later released. (Source: PTI)

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Congress activists being taken away in a bus by the police during their protest against Sushma Swaraj. (Source: PTI)

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Youth Congress members being stopped by the police during the protest. The party activists said Swaraj owed an explanation to the country regarding her alleged role in the expedition of former Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Lalit Modi’s travel papers. (Source: PTI)