Ten held on charge of rioting in Andhra Pradesh

Last Updated: Saturday, August 17, 2013 - 08:25

Hyderabad: Ten persons, mostly teenagers, were arrested on Friday on charge of rioting after they allegedly assaulted two constables when a college student was penalised for traffic violation in Langer Houz here.

According to police, one college student was fined Rs 350 by traffic police at Rethi Bowli area when they found that he was driving a car without proper documents.

The student, however, refused to pay the fine and started arguing with them. Later he called his friends, who allegedly assaulted the policemen.

Police had to use mild force to control the situation and later took into custody 10 of them, including the student concerned for rioting and under other sections of IPC.
PTI



First Published: Saturday, August 17, 2013 - 08:25

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