Six students injured in police firing in Manipur University
Manipur

Six students injured in police firing in Manipur University

Imphal (Manipur), Aug 6 : Six students were injured in police firing in the Manipur University as students clashed with police over the stir demanding removal of Vice-Chancellor, Prof Pandey.

The students were rushed to hospital for treatment and most of them were hit by tear gas shells.The students had been protesting since May 30 last hence the functioning of the University had been completely stopped.

The government has imposed prohibitory orders in the area and the students were inside the gate of the University when a rally demanding normalcy in the University was taken out near the main gate.

Police allowed the rally even though there was prohibitory order in the area. (UNI)