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Bengal Police Lathicharge As Students Clash During Union Polls

Siliguri, Feb 7: Police resorted to lathicharge after two groups of students belonging to CPI-M and Trinamool Congress resorted to a violent clash after SFI candidates won the students' union elections in Alipurduar College on

India TV News Desk [ Updated: February 07, 2012 11:10 IST ]
bengal police lathicharge as students clash during union
bengal police lathicharge as students clash during union polls

Siliguri, Feb 7: Police resorted to lathicharge after two groups of students belonging to CPI-M and Trinamool Congress resorted to a violent clash after SFI candidates won the students' union elections in Alipurduar College on Monday.


Students pelted stones at police, after which police went on a lathi-wielding spree.

Two policemen and eight students were injured in the violence, while 18 students were taken into custody.

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