The district police said that the accused persons had first made the victim, Somabhai Chauhan, drink alcohol that was spiked with some drugs. After Chauhan fell unconscious, he was mowed down by a vehicle at least thrice.
According to the FIR filed on Sunday, three to four men were shouting slogans in solidarity with the Pulwama attack victims around 8.15 pm on Saturday when they were attacked with stones, leading to communal clashes in the area.
Katheriya is facing sedition charges along with PAAS leader Hardik Patel and two others in connection with a case that was lodged by Surat police during the 2015 Patidar quota stir that had turned violent.
Over 45,000 employees of Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) will go on an indefinite strike from February 20 over various demands, including implementation of the 7th Pay Commission, shutting down of private bus services, among others.
Some Congress members, led by Vikram Madam, came near the well and raised slogans, demanding stern action against perpetrators of the attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district where 40 CRPF personnel were killed on February 14.
While BJP claimed the “unresolved” Kashmir issue being the root cause of the situation, the opposition raked up the release of terrorist Masood Azhar by then BJP government in 1999 in exchange of passengers of a hijacked Indian Airlines’ flight.
Some of the conditions laid down in the Bill are that if the woman gives her consent to work between 9 pm and 6 am, if there are provisions of restrooms, night creches, washrooms and proper transport facilities to drop her home.