Updated on: September 20, 2021 8:00 IST

BJP's Kirit Somaiya detained at Karad railway station in Satara district

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirit Somaiya was detained at Karad Railway Station in the Satara district of Maharashtra in the early hours of Monday. Somaiya was expected to visit Kohlapur today. He was en route to the district via train. Ahead of his visit, Kolhapur District Collector had issued prohibitory orders against him and imposed Section 144, prohibiting gatherings on September 20 and 21.