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Hijab row turns violent in Karnataka; stone pelting, lathi-charge incidents reported

National Herald | 08/02/2022 03:22 PM | Click to read full article

Even as the High Court started hearing the matter, the Hijab row turned violent in Karnataka on Tuesday as incidents of stone pelting and lathi-charge were reported in the state at Pre-University Colleges.

According to sources, many students were injured in the stone pelting. The Karnataka Police resorted to lathi charge as incidents of stone pelting were reported during the students' protest.