Hawker-RPF clash at Maldah, 1 jawan killed

- Advertisement -

Maldah: The Maldah railway station saw one of the most fierce battle between the hawkers and the RPF on Monday. It is heard that in order to the oust the hawkers from the station, the RPF had launched a force on them un the afternoon. Protesting and reacting to the situation, the the hawkers started throwing bottles and pebbles at the RPF jawans. Seeing the situation going out of control, the RPF open fired 13 rounds of bullets in the air. Retaliating to the firing, the hawkers hurled stones and pebbles at the jawans. According to sources, hit by a stone, one of the jawans have been reported to have died.