MP: One arrested for firing outside Satna college

Updated: Aug 30, 2019, 13:48 IST | PTI | Satna (Madhya Pradesh)

The student, Badal Singh was allegedly a part of one of two gangs which had been at each other's throats in the past two days

This picture has been used for representational purposes only
This picture has been used for representational purposes only

A student of the Degree College here accused of firing multiple rounds outside the gate of the institution a few days ago was arrested on Thursday, police said.

"Yesterday, a student's video doing aerial firing at the gate of the college went viral on social media. We have registered a case and arrested the accused student, we are also going to initiate action against the guard whose weapon was allegedly used by the student," said Superintendent of Police (SP) Riyaz Iqbal.

The student, Badal Singh was allegedly a part of one of two gangs which had been at each other's throats in the past two days. The official added that police was trying to ascertain the reason behind the aerial firing and the ongoing clashes between the two groups in the college.

"We are trying to interrogate him to find out the details as to why clashes have been happening and why he fired on the open road. There had been reports of clashes between the two gangs twice in this week but the police team had reached and gotten the matter resolved," Iqbal said. Further investigation in the matter is underway.

Catch up on all the latest Crime, National, International and Hatke news here. Also download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get latest updates

Sign up for all the latest news, top galleries and trending videos from Mid-day.com

Subscribe
Loading...

Maharashtra Assembly Elections: Sachin Tendulkar, Deepika Padukone and others urge people to vote

NEXT STORY
This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK