MDC Alliance has called for the release of its 12 officials who were arrested on saturday.

The arrested members are Kudakwashe Mandishona, Edward Dzeka, Pauline Sibanda, Tawanda Bvumo, Emmanuel Chinanzvavana, Wilson Makanyire, Blessing Mandava, Kudakwashe Chigumo, Richard Vitrinue.

According to multiple reports, Pauline Sibanda is believed to be breast feeding her 6 month old baby.

The 12 officials were arrested for unlawful gathering in contravention of covid-19 lockdown regulations.

The officials were detained at Chinoyi Central Police station.