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Police arrest two alleged ABVP activists for attacking AISA supporters in Delhi University

Victims claimed that they were attacked by seven-eight people near Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College and strangulated with belts.

Published: 28th February 2017 10:35 PM  |   Last Updated: 28th February 2017 10:35 PM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

NEW DELHI: Delhi police on Tuesday arrested two alleged ABVP activists for attacking two AISA supporters on the North Campus of Delhi University.

The AISA activists, Raj Singh and Utkarsh Bhardwaj, alleged that they were strangulated by Prashant Mishra and his friends, who followed them while they were returning from Arts Faculty around 5.20 PM.
Victims claimed that they were attacked by seven-eight people near Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College and strangulated with belts.

Police managed to nab two persons -- Prashant and Vinayak Sharma - from the spot.

They have been booked under IPC sections 323 (punishment for voluntarily causing hurt), 341 (punishment for wrongful restraint) and 34 (acts done by several persons in furtherance of common intention) and arrested, said a senior police officer.

Police are trying to identify the other students who were involved in the alleged attack on the AISA activists.

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