The recent Northeast Delhi clashes againdt the Citizenship Amendment Act with its tragic tale of death toll rising day by day and the causalities have left the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is very disturbed and sad. UN Secretary General’s spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said on Wednesday.
“He is very saddened by the reports of casualties following the protests in Delhi and as he has done in similar circumstances, he calls for maximum restraint and for violence to be avoided,” Dujarric said in response to a reporter’s question at his daily briefing.
As many as 27 people have died in clashes this week and about 200 have been injured.
One of those killed is police Head Constable Ratan Lal.