Bhimavaram: The police detained Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA) who were ready to board a train, as part of Chalo Vijayawada call given by their State committee on Thursday. The activists reached the Bhimavaram town station to go over to Vijayawada this morning. However, the police stopped them before entering the railway station and shifted them to Two-Town police station.
AIDWA district secretary D Kalyani interacting with the ASHA women who are detained in the Two-Town police station in Bhimavaram on Thursday
It was not correct on the part of Government to use police force against the women who want to agitate peacefully for their rights. CITU leaders BV Varma and B Anajenylu also addressed them. Later, they discussed with police officials to ensure their release.