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Protest against documentaries on Kashmir, nine arrested

Last Updated: Sunday, September 8, 2013 - 08:53

Hyderabad: Nine activists of right-wing organisations were on Saturday arrested after they allegedly tried to ransack a film studio here to protest the screening of some documentaries as part of a Kashmir film festival.

The protesters have claimed that some films being screened at Prasad`s Film Lab here were "against the Indian army and anti-national", police said.

Police intervened and arrested the protesting activists after they smashed the window panes and tried to ransack the lab, a police officer said.

Protest against documentaries on Kashmir, nine arrested
Hyderabad: Nine activists of right-wing organisations were on Saturday arrested after they allegedly tried to ransack a film studio here to protest the screening of some documentaries as part of a Kashmir film festival.

The protesters have claimed that some films being screened at Prasad`s Film Lab here were "against the Indian army and anti-national", police said.

Police intervened and arrested the protesting activists after they smashed the window panes and tried to ransack the lab, a police officer said.

PTI

First Published: Sunday, September 8, 2013 - 08:51
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