Dharna Chowk protest turns violent as six persons injured

dharna-chowkThe Telangana opposition parties protest over the shifting of ‘Dharna Chowk’, turns violent as six persons injured.

All opposition parties Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Janasena (JS), Telugu Desam Party (TDP), Communist Party of India (CPI) and Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) and mass organizations had supported the march to Indira Park called by Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) .

Before their march reached Indira park, another group said to be residents of areas staged a sit-in supporting TRS. CPM leader threw away the chairs and tried to remove the tent set up by the group, which lead to clash and police lathi charged to bring the situation under control.

TJAC chairman M. Kodandaram said policemen in civil dress attacked the opposition activists. He alleged that an attempt to suppress their voice.

Interestingly, Police permission was given to both groups; civil society & Oppn parties who wanted Dharna Chowk to stay in #Hyderabad & those who opposed