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Yogendra Yadav and 95 Supporters Manhandled+Detained by DelhiPolice at Farmers Protest

[New Delhi]Activist Yogendra Yadav,Along With His 95 Supporters Man handled +Detained by Delhi Police at Farmers Protest near Jantar Mantar in New Delhi
He Was forced to spent night in police custody after being detained late last night from a farmer protest, Agitating Activist was dragged by policemen this morning as he tried to speak to the media.
Yadav had barely started speaking when he had his supporters were pushed away by personnel at the Parliament Street police station,
Leader alleged that he was “beaten up, manhandled” at the police station.He has tweeted a picture of himself with a torn sleeve as proof of his allegations
Yadav, founder of “Swaraj Abhiyan” along with lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan, alleged that he had rushed to the protest site after learning about a police crackdown on farmers who were holding a “peaceful” protest.
He tweeted
“Is standing peacefully with a Hal an offence? We were not obstructing traffic, were willing to cooperate with any reasonable condition.”We found out just now that police has tried to stop our hal satyagraha with heavy force. We are not doing anything wrong,”
“Why this brutal assault then?”
Yadav has been leading a protest by farmers from Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan against the government’s proposal to change the way farm land is acquired for infrastructure projects.