Detained by Panaji cops for no reason, allege protesters in Goa

Citizens and activists who were detained by Goa Police on Saturday for displaying placards during the Carnival parade in Panaji complained of police brutality and harassment. Local residents, who were dressed in black to “mourn the death of Panaji” during the carnival festivities, claimed that police personnel accosted a group of 15 locals, including women, and detained them for no reason till 8pm.