Tank Bund protests: ‘Supporters of Maoists pelted stones at cops’

Anjani Kumar said that members of the said frontal organisation mingled with the protesting crowd near Tank Bund.

Published: 10th November 2019 09:51 AM  |   Last Updated: 10th November 2019 09:51 AM   |  A+A-

Barricades being erected on Friday on the eve of the  ‘Chalo Tank Bund’ protest in Hyderabad by the TSRTC employees.

Barricades being erected on Friday on the eve of the ‘Chalo Tank Bund’ protest in Hyderabad by the TSRTC employees. (Photo | EPS, Vinay Madapu)

By Express News Service

HYDERABAD: Claiming that the banned CPI (Maoist) party’s frontal organisations, including CPI (ML) New Democracy, were involved in pelting stones at police personnel along with protesters at Tank Bund on Saturday, Hyderabad Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar said that criminal cases would be registered against the stone pelters.

The pelting incidents occurred at seven areas in Tank Bund, injuring six police officers, he said. Anjani Kumar said that members of the said frontal organisation mingled with the protesting crowd near Tank Bund.

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