According to Mikrofonnews Agency (MHA), Police forces have arrested at least 190 people who torched vehicles and smashed glasses of several shops during a demonstration on the International Worker’s Day.
Members of the far-left anarchist group called “Black Blocs” with masks on their faces could turn the peaceful demonstrations to violent on Tuesday. Thousands of people took part in a demonstration against reforms announced by Macron’s government in Paris.
Officials say some 1200 masked demonstrators attended the annual 1 May demonstration by labour unions. on Tuesday.
Police have used tear gas and water cannon to disperse the demonstrators. Paris government has criticized the protesters for covering their faces.