SHO killed, give students injured in engineering varsity clash

District General

Nawabshah: A station house officer was killed while five students received bullet injuries when two rival groups of students clashed in Nawabshah QuaideAwam University of Engineering, Science & Technology (QUEST) here on Friday.

As per details, students belonging to Peoples Students Federation and Muslim Students Federation (MSF) Functional clashed and freely used firearms. SHO Taluka police station Abdul Rahim Khaskheli along with a police party reached there and enraged students attacked the police party with sticks. Khaskheli was seriously injured and died in Peoples Medical College Hospital.

Later, police besieged the university and its hostels and arrested scores of students and began further probe.

The funeral prayer of the slain police officer was offered at Police Ground and was attended by a large number of policemen and citizens.