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Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi among 5 allowed to proceed to Hathras: Noida Police

Only five members of a delegation of MPs led by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi have been permitted to go to Hathras via Noida considering the restrictions imposed under CrPC Section 144

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Rahul Gandhi | Priyanka Gandhi | Uttar Pradesh

Press Trust of India  |  Noida (UP) 

Photo: ANI
Photo: ANI

Only five members of a delegation of MPs led by Congress leader have been permitted to go to Hathras via Noida considering the restrictions imposed under CrPC Section 144, the Gautam Buddh Nagar Police said on Saturday.

The Congress leaders are headed to Hathras in western UP to meet the family of a Dalit woman who died on Tuesday in a Delhi hospital, a fortnight after she was allegedly raped by four men outside her village.

"CrPC Section 144 has been imposed in Noida, Greater Noida as well as in Hathras and some other districts in due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Considering the social distancing and other related norms, permission has been granted for five people, including and Vadra," Police Commissioner Alok Singh told PTI.

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First Published: Sat, October 03 2020. 18:18 IST
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