Rajkot : Jamkandora Taluka Congress Committee of Rajkot district had lodged a protest against the arrest of Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani.

An application was sent to the Mamlatdar’s office by the members of the Taluka Congress Committee against the arrest of Jignesh Mevani. The petition has sought to oppose the arrest of the MLA as well as his immediate release and due process of law.

The application also said that Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani was arrested by the Assam Police in collaboration with the Gujarat Police at Palanpur Circuit House in the middle of the night and airlifted to Assam.

He was not told under which section the offense was registered against him. No copy provided. We strongly condemn such behaviour.