Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad was arrested amid CAA protest

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad was arrested  amid CAA protest

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad was arrested by the Delhi Police crime branch on Saturday after initially being detained.

Azad has been arrested for inciting a mob indulging in violence. The total number of arrests made in connection with yesterday's violence in Old Delhi is 16.

Chandrashekhar Azad was taken for a medical exam and will be produced before the Tis Hazari court along with the 15 others.

He had earlier been denied permission to hold a protest march from Jama Masjid in Old Delhi, to Jantar Mantar on Friday.

Azad played hide and seek with security personnel for several hours before he was detained early on Saturday morning.