20 Injured In Clash Between Indian & Foreign Students In Vadodara


Vadodara: At least 20 students have been injured in a clash between Indian and foreign students on Sunday night at Vadodara-based Parul University. Injured students have been admitted to university hospital.

Meanwhile, police have reportedly arrested 18 students so far which include 8 foreign and 10 Indian students.

The incident occurred when Indian students were passing by the international hostel. At first, there was some altercation between the two groups, which later turned into a clash.

The injured include 6 students from Afghanistan, 2 from Uganda, 1 from Congo and 12 Indian students.

According to university students, there were simmering tension between both the groups for the last one week and when they met yesterday, they ended up clashing with each other. Sensing tension, a heavy contingent of police personnel has been deployed on the campus.