Tribune News Service
Sangrur, October 25
Some Kashmiri students scuffled with different students from Bihar and Uttar Pardesh final evening in Bhai Gurdas Institute of Engineering and Technology, positioned close to Ghabdan village of Sangrur district after Sunday’s cricket match between India and Pakistan.
Though either side have tendered their apologies, police are nonetheless deployed in the realm. Some sources stated many of the students have been watching the match on their laptops in their rooms whereas some have been sitting in a typical room of the boys’ hostel and watching it on TV.
Problems started at the tip of the match.
“They had a minor scuffle and a few furnishings was additionally broken. But our college members, warden, and safety workers reached on spot inside minutes and prevented the issues from taking an unsightly flip. Students from Bihar and UP have alleged that Kashmiri students began celebrating after the match, however Kashmiri students have denied it. The matter has been resolved and we have now not lodged any grievance,” stated Guninderjit Singh Minku Jawandha, the chairman of the institute.
Security has been beefed up close to the establishment, and faculty administration didn’t enable any pupil to work together with the press. A video that went viral on Monday morning nonetheless reveals a Kashmiri pupil alleging that the school safety did nothing to stop an assault on Kashmiri students.
The identical video additionally confirmed Kashmiri students voicing their satisfaction at the way in which the dispute was dealt with.
“We are grateful to our faculty chairman and different members of administration for taking immediate motion. We have knowledgeable our dad and mom additionally that we’re protected and grateful to Sangrur administration for taking fast motion. We request the authorities to take required steps to stop such issues in future” stated Kashmiri students in a video.
A delegation of BJP leaders who went to varsity has demanded strict motion.
“All students are equal for us as they’ve come to our district for schooling. But some Bihar and UP students have knowledgeable us that Kashmiri students raised Pakistan Zindabad and Hindustan Murdabad slogans and burst crackers after the match. Police should conduct inquiry and punish these, who did it” stated Randeep Deol, Sangrur BJP chief.
When contacted Sangrur SSP Swapan Sharma, he stated that scenario was underneath management.
“Our crew rapidly reached in institute final evening after the incident and since then, we have now deputed our cops there. Both sides have apologised and haven’t given any grievance to the police. They have additionally assured that such a factor wouldn’t occur in the long run. But we aren’t taking any likelihood and have beefed the safety there” stated SSP Sharma.