4 injured as college students conflict with guards
Fatehgarh Sahib, January 4
4 individuals have been injured following a conflict between college students from Bihar and safety guards final evening at BBSB Engineering Faculty right here. The injured have been admitted to Civil Hospital.
Heavy police power has been deployed on the premises of the school, the place greater than 1,250 college students reside. Bihar college students have posted on social media that they don’t seem to be protected in Punjab and need to migrate and have urged the Bihar CM to rescue them.
Suraj Bhan, a pupil, admitted within the hospital, alleged that once they have been celebrating birthday, a guard began videography to which they objected and he began abusing them.
He alleged that the guards, supported by different college students, attacked them with kirpans and tried to interrupt the doorways of their rooms and smashed windowpanes. He stated they needed to name the police to rescue them.
He stated that the go to of controversial Sikh preacher Amritpal Singh within the faculty premises throughout the Shaheedi Jor Mela vitiated the environment.
Safety guards stated the scholars have been celebrating a birthday and have been in an inebriated state and once they tried to cease them from creating nuisance, they attacked and injured them with kirpans. Once they cried for assist, different college students got here to their rescue, the guards stated.
DC Parneet Shergill stated the state of affairs within the faculty is underneath management. An FIR has been registered.