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ABVP election campaigners ransack Delhi college

IANS  |  New Delhi 

A group of election campaigners of ABVP on Monday ran amok on the premises of Delhi's Hussain College, wielding sticks and raising slogans, and breaking flower-pots and furniture, allegedly because they were denied entry by the

Struck by unruliness of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) activists, students of the college picketed outside the college and demanded action against the hooliganism.

"This all began when ABVP candidate forcibly entered the college with 50-100 of his friends and started ransacking property. To protect ourselves we left the college and later picketed on road for hours demanding action," Anoop, a student of the college, told IANS.

A video shared by some student activists showed hundreds of men running wild inside the college, with some of them brandishing sticks and using them on furniture, notice boards and other installations in the college.

of denied receiving any complaint from the college.

"We haven't received any complaint from the college authorities but we have deployed force around the college to prevent breakout of violence," he said.

is candidate from the ABVP for the University Students Union polls.



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First Published: Mon, September 10 2018. 22:36 IST