.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Labour activist Shiv Kumar, who was arrested after violence during a protest, has alleged that he was tortured in custody. (Photo credit: Envato Elements/Representational)

  • Activists Shiv Kumar and Nodeep Kaur were arrested after violence during their protest 
  • Kumar was arrested on charges of 'extortion and attempt to murder' 
  • Kumar said that he was tortured and made to give false statements

.Haryana, India
Nodeep Kaur was arrested on January 12. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@meenaharris)

  • Nodeep Kaur was arrested for allegedly gheraoing an industrial unit and demanding money rom a company in Sonipat
  • She was at a labourers' protest on January 12, which coincided with then ongoing farmers' protest
  • The Dalit activist's counsel has claimed that Kour was "falsely implicated" in the cases