In the wake of alleged Lathi charge Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has sought reports from Varanasi Commissioner about police lathi charge on Benaras Hindu University, BHU, students and injury to journalists.
Situation turned violent on Saturday when a group of students went to meet Vice Chancellor at his residence and they were disbursed following lathi charge by university security guards.
The anxiety began five days back when the Students specifically girls, statrted agitation at BHU over an incident of misbehaviour with a girl student in the campus on Thursday night last week.
reports suggested that Circle Officer Bhelupur and SHO Lanka police station have been removed.
Police has arrested 16 students last night from the campus siting on Dharna. Police has lodged FIR against 1000 unidentified students for violence and arson on the report of BHU administration.