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Ruckus at BHU, 10 students detained

IANS  |  Varanasi 

Students of two hostels at the (BHU) created a ruckus on Wednesday as they clashed over being forcibly eaten by unauthorised inmates, police said.

The and hostel groups did not just engage in verbal spats but also vandalised varsity property and damaged many vehicles, a told IANS.

Some rooms of the hostel were sealed and 10 students were detained. Varsity officials are looking at the CCTV footage to identify the guilty, an said.

and of Police (City) intervened and pacified the groups, following which the demonstrations were called off.

Like every other day groups went to each other's hostel mess and forcibly ate the breakfast at the other's mess. It was then that the altercation started. Many coolers and two-wheelers were damaged, the said.

The Proctor said she would look into the complaints and ensure that no such incident takes place in future.

There is already a heavy police deployment in the city ahead of Minister Yogi Adityanath's visit here later in the day. He will also spend the night at the temple town.



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First Published: Wed, September 12 2018. 16:00 IST