Egypt Live Blog
Egypt - Feb 12, 2012 - 01:10
Veteran Egyptian labour activist Kamal al-Fayyumi was also arrested in Mahalla today, although it was not immediately clear why he had been detained.
According to @Gsquare86, al-Fayyumi had gone to help the others after they were arrested, only to be arrested himself.
See Al Jazeera's interview with the activist last April: