Agence India Press
New-Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers on Tuesday held a demonstration at Jantar Mantar in central Delhi to protest the recent hike in petrol prices. To disperse the crowd, Police had to use water cannons.
” Around 500 people have gathered at the site a police officer said adding that the protest began around 11 am and is still on.,”
“The prices of daily commodities have increased too much in the last few months and it has become difficult for the common man to survive,” a BJP leader said. Several protesters were injured by the water cannon, he claimed.
The BJP is the main opposition party and has been protesting price rise since the last few months. (AIP)
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