Raipur. Raipur: BJP held a demonstration today in Raipur on the issue of paddy purchase and farmers. Hundreds of people, including former Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh, co-in-charge Nitin Naveen, Brijmohan Agarwal Rajesh Munat and raipur district’s Kisan morcha Vice President Gourishankar Shrivaas got detained during the protests. The police have kept everyone in an open jail at the nearby school ground.
The BJP had organized the demonstration around the electorate on Friday, to protest against government indifference to farmer's problems. A simultaneous demonstration happened in all the districts of the state. BJP state in-charge D Purandeshwari was supposed to be involved in the protests, but she postponed her journey to Chhattisgarh. After this, the BJP went ahead without the state in-charge.