Lathicharge

  • BJYM activists protest in front of Assembly, police resort to lathicharge 30-06-2014 10:08 PM

    Activists of BJP youth wing, Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha, on Monday clashed with police during their protest against poor law and order situation in the state in front of Assembly while it was in session, forcing the cops to lathicharge and use tear gas shells. Several people, including policemen, got...
  • Meerut: BSP leader, supporters lathicharged by police 30-05-2014 02:35 PM

    Meerut: The Meerut Police on Friday reportedly lathicharged a local BSP leader and his supporters. The police action came after the politician and his men blocked a road and disrupted traffic. They were reportedly celebrating the BSP leader's release from jail. ...
  • Six policemen injured in attack by Loni locals 22-05-2014 11:28 PM

    Six policemen were injured in an attack by some locals in the Loni area in Ghaziabadwhen they had gone there to arrest a person who was allegedly involved in power theft, police said. The incident took place in the Baag Ranap area at around 12 noon when the police team...
  • Clashes erupt between police, factory workers; 10 injured 26-04-2014 03:41 PM

    Over ten people including four policemen were on Saturday injured when a clash broke out between police officials and factory workers in Alwar district, police said. Following a local court's directive, officials had gone to remove protesting workers from factory premises when stones were pelted at the police, Vikas Kumar,...
  • Contrary to claims by parties, no irregularities found in EVMs: Jharkhand CEO 18-04-2014 02:16 PM

    The Election Commission on Friday said no irregularities were found in some EVMs in Ranchi as alleged by a couple of political parties, that led to a clash between the police and some people leading to injuries to more than 12 people near Khelgaon in the city. "After a thorough...
  • Arvind Kejriwal mobbed; police disperse angry protestors 18-04-2014 09:08 AM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday faced protest by people in Varanasi who were shouting slogans in favour of Narendra Modi, prompting police to use force to disperse the crowd. The incident took place when Kejriwal stopped at a famous pan shop near Benaras Hindu University area after returning from...
  • Police lathicharge on people protesting against custodial death 04-04-2014 11:14 PM

    Police on Friday resorted to lathicharge on a group of people protesting against the death of a jail inmate under suspicious circumstances in Rajasthan's Sriganganagar district, injuring around two dozen protesters including an MLA. A few policemen were also injured in stone-pelting by the protesters, led by local MLA Sona...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: 250 persons pelt stones to protest gangrape accused's arrest, booked 26-03-2014 01:25 PM

    Police on Wednesday registered a case against 250 people for stone pelting and injuring three people during the incident in Muzaffarnagar. Among those who were booked, police named 30 people, including BJP activist Nitin Malik for pelting stones and blocking roads. Three persons were injured on Tuesday when police tried...
  • Ahmedabad: Stones pelted at AAP's rally, police resort to lathicharge 08-03-2014 06:53 PM

    Ahmedabad: There seems to be no end to protests in Gujarat against former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal with unidentified men pelting stones at his rally in Ahmedabad on Saturday. A few protesters also managed to land on the stage. The police resorted to lathicharge outside Kejriwal's rally venue. "In...
  • MP: Police lathi charge Congress workers protesting near Assembly 05-03-2014 03:58 PM

    Bhopal: Bhopal Police on Wednesday lathicharged Congress workers who tried to gherao Madhya Pradesh Assembly while protesting against Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan. The Congress workers were protesting against the Shivraj Singh government for the condition of farmers in the state. They accused the BJP government of ignoring the plight...
  • Kanpur doctors' strike: Police lathicharge protesting BJP workers 04-03-2014 01:59 PM

    Lucknow: Bharatiya Janata Party workers who took out a protest march towards Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's residence in support of striking doctors were lathicharged by police. Thousands of doctors are on strike across UP to protest what they call the lawlessness of the Samajwadi Party. "Why didn't the...
  • Doctor's agitation against lathicharge on colleagues enters fourth day 03-03-2014 03:10 PM

    Demanding FIRs against SSP Kanpur and Samajwadi Party MLA and release of their counterparts, junior doctors on Monday continued their boycott affecting medical services in Uttar Pradeshn for the fourth day. At King George's Medical university, the agitating junior doctors locked the OPD to protest the alleged atrocities on their...
  • Police lathi charge ABVP activists 31-12-2013 09:56 AM

    The Madhya Pradesh Police on Monday lathicharged ABVPactivists protesting against an invitation extended as thechief guest to Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav by alocal university for its convocation ceremony in Jabalpur. "The activists are opposed to Rani DurgawatiUniversity's invitation to Yadav alleging that the name of hisOSD Dhanraj Yadav...
  • Police use batons to disperse pro-reservation activists 06-12-2013 03:57 PM

    Police on Friday baton-charged a number of pro-quota activists who were trying to barge inside the premises of the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) in Allahabad to meet the Chairman and press their demand for introducing a three-tier reservation system in the state. The pro-reservation activists, who had gathered...
  • Congress blames 'mismanagement' for Ratangarh temple tragedy 14-10-2013 09:24 AM

    Leader of the opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly Ajay Singh expressed grief over the tragedy at Ratangarh and demanded a compensation of Rs 5 lakh each for the victims' families. Ajay also blamed "mismanagement" by the administration and alleged police lathicharge for the stampede. There was no prior arrangement for...
  • BJP workers lathicharged during Gehlot's rally, 5 injured 24-09-2013 10:53 PM

    Five BJP youth wing activists were injured, one of them critically, as police lathicharged them when they went to hand over a memorandum to Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot during a public rally on Tuesday. BJP condemned the attack on its cadres and called for a bandh in Bundi on...
  • Jind: 20-yr-old girl found murdered; mob goes on rampage 26-08-2013 10:30 AM

    The body of a 20-year-old Dalit girl was found in Jind in a mutilated condition, triggering unruly protests by locals who ran amok at the bus terminus and held up traffic on the Jind-Gohana road for more than three hours on Monday. According to DSP Adarshdeep Singh, the body of...
  • Hisar: Police lathicharge BJP workers protesting against Naveen Jindal 12-06-2013 03:32 PM

    Hisar: BJP workers were lathicharged by the police on Wednesday while they were protesting outside Congress MP Naveen Jindal's residence. Jindal is an elected MP from the Kurukshetra constituency in Haryana. The protests come two days the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has filed a case against the industrialist and...
  • 10 injured in clash between rival Trinamool factions 05-06-2013 06:03 AM

    Midnapore: Ten persons were injured in a clash on Tuesday evening between rival Trinamool Congress factions in West Midnapore district. Police said that the clash in Hatiolka village broke out over the issue of filing of nomination papers for the upcoming panchayat elections. It is learnt that the houses of...
  • Kerala: Police lathicharge student activists 31-05-2013 06:50 PM

    Kozhikode: The police on Friday resorted to lathicharge and fired teargas shells after some student organisations, which took out a protest march in Kozhikode alleging leak of exam question papers, threw stones at them, police sources said. The student activists, including those from SFI and AISF, had taken out a...
  • Watch: Policemen brutally lathicharge women protesters in Aligarh 18-04-2013 07:20 PM

    The protesters had clashed with the police after the dead body of a 6-year-old girl was found on Thursday in Aligarh. She had gone missing on Wednesday night. ...
  • Video: Police lathicharge protesters at Rashtrapati Bhawan 22-12-2012 01:58 PM

    Hundreds of anti-rape protesters had gathered at Rashtrapati Bhawan on Saturday morning. ...
  • Bhopal: Cong workers march to CM's house, lathicharged 04-10-2012 03:53 PM

    Bhopal: Congress workers in Madhya Pradesh were lathicharged on Thursday as they tried to march to Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's residence protesting against coal block allocation. Other than their batons, the police used a water cannon to disperse the crowd as well. The protestors were holding a...