Circle officer Priti Tripathi on Saturday mentioned, “In line with the grievance lodged through the station grasp of Ballia railway station, a case was once registered at 3.30 am in opposition to 400 unknown individuals underneath the Railway Act, IPC and Prevention of Injury to Public Belongings Act.”
“The 109 arrested individuals have been introduced on the courtroom of the town Justice of the Peace, who despatched them to fourteen days of judicial custody,” she mentioned.
She added that efforts are being made to spot those that set a bogey of educate on hearth and broken public assets.
Protesters had set a rail trainer on hearth in Ballia, the place police lobbed teargas shells to disperse them.
Younger males vandalised trains, broken buses and torched a police outpost on Friday as they protested over the brand new army recruitment scheme at a number of puts in Uttar Pradesh.
Officers mentioned protests came about at 17 puts around the state, together with Ballia, Aligarh, Gautam Buddh Nagar and Varanasi.
Ballia District Justice of the Peace Saumya Agarwal mentioned that ok protection preparations were made within the district.
“The delicate puts were known, and heavy police pressure and magistrates were deployed. Police is on prime alert from Saturday early morning, and ok safety preparations were made for Ballia railway station,” Agarwal mentioned.
In the meantime, in Aligarh’s Jattari, a bunch of protesters set a police car and outpost on hearth. A police legit was once injured right through a protest over the scheme there. Jattari is at the freeway connecting Aligarh town with Yamuna throughway.
The Aligarh police detained 30 folks whilst an FIR was once lodged in opposition to greater than 150 protesters in Gautam Buddh Nagar district, in keeping with officers.
A flag march was once additionally carried out through police in Aligarh.
A number of trains have been cancelled or held again through the railways to stop injury.
The Union govt on Tuesday unveiled the scheme to induct youths between the ages of 17 and-a-half and 21 years for a four-year tenure within the militia and mentioned that 25 consistent with cent of them shall be due to this fact inducted for normal carrier.
The youths to be recruited underneath the brand new scheme can be known as ‘Agniveer’. A big function of the scheme is to convey down the typical age of army staff and minimize ballooning wage and pension expenses.