Traders staged protest at Ferozepur Road against an operation launched to remove encroachments.

Police baton-charged the traders and arrested several protesters. Traders of marble market staged protest at Ferozepur Road against the Operation Clean-up and burnt tyres, blocking the road. The traders shouted slogans against the government.

The city administration said that a campaign was run before the start of the operation for traders’ awareness but traders didn’t remove their encroachments. The administration called the police to disperse the protesters. Police reached the spot and resorted to torture them. Police also arrested several protesting traders.