Cop among two dead in CAA clashes in Delhi, just before arrival of Trump
New Delhi, February 24, 2020 : Two persons including a cop were killed today evening in northeast are in National Capital when violence broke out over CAA.
Large scale violence took place in streets and protesters for and against CAA were seen pelting stones on each other and setting vehicles and shops ablaze. Virtually the city was converted into war zone. Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla said the situation was under control. The ministry said it continues to "monitor the situation". The violence came hours before United States President Donald Trump was expected in Delhi. It also comes close on the heels of clashes near Jaffrabad on Sunday afternoon, where over 1,000 women have gathered since Saturday night in a peaceful protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act, or CAA.