Not less than 123 employees of an organization had been taken into custody on Tuesday after they set hearth to a bus and broken others throughout their protest towards sacking of a few of their colleagues in Manesar city right here, police mentioned.
Employees of JNS devices restricted, a producer of the elements for Maruti, have been on protest for the previous couple of days towards the alleged sacking of a few of their co-workers by the corporate and demanding that they be taken again.
Authorities had imposed part 144 of CrPC and barred entry of any protester inside 500 meters radius of the corporate.
Nonetheless, the protesting employees blocked the entry of the corporate early within the morning, police mentioned, including in addition they allegedly threatened different staff of the corporate.
Police and the obligation Justice of the Peace reached the spot and warned the protestors of motion. As the employees didn’t go away the premises, the obligation Justice of the Peace ordered motion towards them, they mentioned.
Subsequently, an FIR was registered towards the protesters underneath sections 147 (riots), 149 (illegal meeting), 341 (wrongful confinement), 506 (legal intimidation) of the IPC at IMT, Manesar police station, police mentioned.
A police crew reached the spot and once more requested the employees to go away the spot. When some employees had been taken into custody, the others ran away, the police mentioned.
It was round 7 pm after they once more gathered outdoors the corporate and broken windowpanes of a bus and likewise set one other to fireplace. The fireplace brigade was known as which managed the flames. After this police nabbed 123 employees, together with 70 ladies, they mentioned.
“We arrested 123 protesters. We allow them to off on police bail with a warning,” mentioned inspector Subhash Kumar, Station Home Officer of IMT, Manesar police station.