Tension after PU clash as book fair postponed

22 Mar, 2017 3:19 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Tensions continue in Punjab University after the clash between two groups in Punjab University on Tuesday.


The book fair which was to be held on April 4 has been postponed.


The police have registered a case of strife while an eight-member fact finding committee has been constituted to investigate the matter.


Heavy contingents of police have been deployed at various blocks of the university.


A search operation is also underway in the university and several suspected persons have been held from the hostels.


Several students were injured as the stick-wielding activists of Islami Jamiat-e-Tulba attacked the Pashtoon Cultural Festival being held in Punjab University on Tuesday.


Read more: Several injured in clashes amid Pashtoon Cultural Festival in PU


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