FIR lodged after tricolour displayed upside down in BJP’s rally

Police on Saturday registered an FIR after national flag was allegedly displayed upside down during a rally led by senior BJP leader Rajiv Jasrotia in Kathua district.
FIR lodged after tricolour displayed upside down in BJP’s rally
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Police on Saturday registered an FIR after national flag was allegedly displayed upside down during a rally led by senior BJP leader Rajiv Jasrotia in Kathua district.

A local resident, Vinod Nijhawan, in a complaint alleged the national flag was disrespected during the rally led by Jasrotia, who is a former minister, and BJP candidate Rahul Dev Sharma Thursday, the official said.

Jasrotia, who is the BJP MLA from Kathua constituency, had accompanied Sharma in a procession from his Shiv Nagar residence to file nomination papers for ward number 19 Thursday for the Urban Local Body polls. 

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