A video footage of the incident shows VHP workers with hammers and iron rods trying to vandalise the western entrance of the Taj Mahal (on Basai Ghat) even as they removed the turnstile gate installed by the ASI.
Given how these animals' natural habitat is the jungle, Shahid Afridi's picture of a chained lion drew flak from the Internet. Many accused him of depriving the animals of a natural habitat, and hence doing the exact opposite of what his tweet's message was about — caring for them.
Witnesses said pro-government armed groups opened fire on the marchers during a demonstration on Wednesday, Nicaragua's Mother's Day. The march was held to remember the children who were among more than 80 killed since the start of protests.