10 arrested for waving black flags at UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Etawah, Uttar Pradesh, IndiaUpdated: Jun 02, 2018, 04:58 PM IST

File photo of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. Photograph:(ANI)

Ten people have been arrested for showing black flags to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during his day-long visit in Etawah, Uttar Pradesh, police said on Saturday.

"On Friday, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath was on a visit to Etawah. At Kachaura crossing, under the Civil Lines police station, some people waved black flags at him," Circle Officer (City) Anjani Kumar said.

"Police arrested 10 people while they were fleeing from the spot. A case has been registered against them," Kumar added.

All 10 were released later at night on personal surety after medical examination.