Warangal: Tension prevailed here on Tuesday when the police obstructed and canned the Telangana protagonists rally protesting against the attack on Kakatheeya University students by YSR Congress activists on Monday. Six persons were injured in the police lathicharge.
Protesting against the attack on Kakatheeya University students by the former minister and YSR Congress Party Chief Mr YS Jagan Mohan Reddy’s staunch supporter Ms Konda Surekha’s followers, the lawyers, students, journalists and TRS workers have organised a rally from Telangana Martyrs Statue to the collectorate office. The police obstructed the rally on the pretext that the organizers have no permission to organise the rally. Generally, the police never allow the protesters to organise the rally towards collectorate office in Warangal without permissions.
Jostling took place between the police and Telangana protagonists and the protesters have not gone back even though the police warned seriously. The police used lathis to disperse the protesters.
The police arrested about 100 Telangana protagonists, who staged a demonstration in front of the DIG Bangla protesting against the attack on KU students by Ms Konda Surekha followers.