Sikh protesters detained from outside PM house

May 12th, 2009 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS  

Manmohan Singh New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Ten people were Tuesday detained from outside Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s residence here for trying to stage a protest against his remark that the 1984 anti-Sikh riots “cannot be kept alive forever”.
According to senior police officers, the people, reportedly belonging to the Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC), sat on a demonstration outside the prime minister’s 7 Race Course Road residence around 3 p.m.

“They were immediately taken into custody, but were released later,” said a police officer.

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