In Madhya Pradesh, police arrested senior Congress leaders Jyotiraditya Scindia and Kantilal Bhuria at Mandsaur border in Ratlam district. They were trying to go to violence hit Mandsaur district and meet the families of the deceased. Several other Congress leaders were arrested with them.
Six people were killed during firing in Mandsaur during farmers agitation on Tuesday last.
Earlier, Paatidar leader of Gujarat Hardik Patel was arrested at Neemuch border. He was also trying to go Mandsaur.
Meanwhile, a criminal case has been registered against Congress MLA Shakuntla Khateek and block Congress president Vinay Goyal for inciting violence during farmers agitation in Karera of Shivpuri.
Police sources said, a case has been lodged against both the leaders and some others for inciting violence, making disruptions in government work and other sections.
A video had gone viral in social media in which Shakuntla Khateek could be seen inciting her supporters to burn police station during a bandh call by the Congress. Both Ms. Khateek and Mr Goyal are on run.