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Jat Unrest: Protestors Set Milk Plant on Fire

The people living in the vicinity of the Vita’s milk plant were asked to vacate the areas due to possibility of a gas leakage.

Published: 20th February 2016 10:02 PM  |   Last Updated: 20th February 2016 10:03 PM   |  A+A-

By ANI

ROHTAK: The Jat community protestors, who are demanding reservation under the Other Backward Classes (OBC), set a milk plant in Haryana's Rohtak district on fire today.

The people living in the vicinity of the Vita’s milk plant were asked to vacate the areas due to possibility of a gas leakage.

Meanwhile, 13 army columns have reached Haryana and are assisting the administration in controlling the situation and 10 more columns are being airlifted to respective destinations.

10 companies of para-military forces have reached and 23 more companies are on their way to Haryana.

Earlier, seven causalities were reported from Jhajjar and 1 casualty in Kalayat in Haryana after Army columns opened fire to disperse the mob.

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