Eight injured in police lathicharge in Solapur

Last Updated: Monday, April 18, 2011 - 15:52

Solapur: At least eight persons were injured
when police resorted to lathicharge to disperse protesters here who had taken out a procession to celebrate Ambedkar anniversary.
According to police sources and eyewitnesses, the
incident took place late last night when the huge procession
reached the Mayor bungalow area.

Angry over police action, the mob also pelted stones on
the cops injuring a Deputy Police Commissioner, they said.

The injured have been admitted to the civil hospital here
and the situation is now under control, they added.

PTI



First Published: Monday, April 18, 2011 - 15:52

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