Protests erupt In Kerala Over Student's Death At Kerala Veterinary University

Protests erupt In Kerala Over Student's Death At Kerala Veterinary University

Workers of the Congress, its youth and women's wings, students unit of the IUML and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) marched to the Secretariat here and laid siege to its gate in front of MG Road here.

PTIUpdated: Wednesday, March 06, 2024, 07:24 PM IST
article-image
Protests erupt In Kerala Over Student's Death At Kerala Veterinary University | Photo: Representative Image

Members of various outfits on Wednesday staged protests against the recent death of a student of the Kerala Veterinary University in Wayanad district and clashed with the police at the state Secretariat's main gate here.

Workers of the Congress, its youth and women's wings, students unit of the IUML and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) marched to the Secretariat here and laid siege to its gate in front of MG Road here.

Outfits clashed with the police personnel deployed there

Initially, activists of IUML's student wing, Muslim Students Federation (MSF), protested before the barricades set up in front of the Secretariat and then blocked half of MG Road.

Later, they clashed with the police personnel deployed there.

Police resorted to the use of water cannons and lathis

Soon, they were joined by the activists of the Youth Congress and Mahila Congress and AAP workers and the protestors, many of them women, shouted slogans of "go back" at the police.

As per visuals of the multi-organisation protest, police resorted to the use of water cannons and lathis a few times to disperse the crowd, but it was not successful.

Many women were also seen climbing atop the barricades set up in front of the Secretariat's main gate.

RECENT STORIES

NMIMS Navi Mumbai School Of Management Celebrates Convocation 2024

NMIMS Navi Mumbai School Of Management Celebrates Convocation 2024

Assam Board HSLC Class 10 Results Declared! Check Toppers Here

Assam Board HSLC Class 10 Results Declared! Check Toppers Here

West Bengal Higher Education Department Urges Governor To Appoint New Interim VC

West Bengal Higher Education Department Urges Governor To Appoint New Interim VC

UP Board Class 10 And 12 Results To Be Declared Today, Check Important Tips

UP Board Class 10 And 12 Results To Be Declared Today, Check Important Tips

IIT Bombay Appoints Prof Shireesh Kedare As New Director!

IIT Bombay Appoints Prof Shireesh Kedare As New Director!