Student leader murdered, protests rock in Rajouri

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 6, 2010 - 13:12

Jammu: A student leader was murdered by
unidentified persons in Rajouri town leading to protests from
locals, police said Wednesday.

President of the Rajouri Degree College Association
Ali Sagar was stabbed to death in Rajouri town last night by
3-4 persons when he was returning home, Rajouri Senior
Superintendent of Police R K Jhalla said, adding a case has
been registered against four persons and investigation is on.

The incident of murder of the student leader triggered
protests in Rajouri town as students and people blocked
traffic on Sher-e-Kashmir Bridge in Rajouri town and sat on a
dharna. They also demanded immediate arrest of the accused
involved in the incident.

The students of Degree College and schools observed
shut down in protest against the incident.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, October 6, 2010 - 13:12

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