KOCHI: A march taken out by Congress staff to the Ernakulam Rural SP workplace at Aluva demanding the suspension of Aluva East SHO C L Sudheer within the wake of the suicide of 23-year-old legislation scholar Mofiya Parveen turned violent on Thursday.
The police fired water cannons and tear fuel in opposition to protesters who tried to scale the barricade positioned in entrance of the workplace to dam them. A big posse of police personnel has been deployed within the space.
Hibi Eden, MP, and Ernakulam DCC president Mohammed Shiyas joined the march to the SP workplace on Thursday morning. The police resorted to firing water cannons when social gathering staff tried to cross the barricade. Nevertheless, the protesters assembled once more and hurled stones on the police.
As the employees didn’t disperse, the police as soon as once more fired water cannons and tear fuel. A number of staff have been injured within the melee.
Aluva MLA Anwar Sadath, MP Benny Behanan and Congress staff had staged a sit-in protest on the hall of the police station on Wednesday.
Later, the DCC president Shiyas introduced that the siege protest exterior the Aluva SP workplace has been known as off however the protest in entrance of the Aluva East Police Station will proceed until the officer is suspended.