Congress workers lathicharged for blocking Akhilesh`s route

Last Updated: Monday, June 3, 2013 - 20:22

Lucknow: The police on Monday resorted to lathicharge to disperse the Congress workers protesting in Ghaziabad against Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav`s visit.

"About 100-150 workers of Congress blocked the route of Chief Minister in Kavinagar area of Ghaziabad due to which they were dispersed after lathicharge," IG (Law and Order) R K Vishwakarma said.

The Chief Minister was in Ghaziabad for distribution of laptops to intermediate pass students.
The party workers were protesting against recent killing of seven persons of a family in Ghaziabad, officials said.

PTI



First Published: Monday, June 3, 2013 - 20:21

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