Nepal Students Clash with Police during Protest
Nepal: A group of students in Nepal clashed with the police during a protest conducted against the hike in petroleum products. Several students were injured during the clash.
The agitating student of the All Nepal National Free Students Union (ANNFSU), the student wing of main opposition Communist Party of Nepal-United Marxist Leninist (CPN-UML), also tried to burn the effigies of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav outside Tri Chandra Multiple Campus.
The police fired several rounds of tear gas shells to disperse the protesters.