#Kathua: Clashes erupt at GDC Islamabad


Clashes erupted between students and government forces in Government Boys Degree College Khanbal area of south Kashmir’s Islamabad district on Monday.

Students Clash with forces at GDC Islamabad.
KL Image by Saqib Mir

Sources said that students assembled in college premises and started shouting anti-government slogans while demanding justice for Kathua rape victim.

They said that some students pelted stones on government forces deployed near the college and in retaliation forces enter into the college premises, triggering clashes.

They added police fired tear gas smoke shells to disperse the protesting students.

Earlier during clashes, one student was injured. He has suffered multiple pellet injuries in chest and hand.

The clashes were going on when this report was filed.


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