KL NEWS NETWORK
Fierce stone pelting erupted in Lal Chowk of Islamabad town Monday after CRPF allegedly thrashed an auto-rickshaw driver.
Sources told Kashmir Life that paramilitary personnel smashed the driver Nisar Ahmad with batons. Some civilians were also injured during the melee, they added.
As soon as the word about the incident spread, scores of youth took to streets and fought pitched battles with police and paramilitary forces.
Sources said that Lal Chowk wore a gloomy look as shop-keepers downed the shutters and residents fled in anticipation of trouble. Clashes were going on when this report was filed.