A group of students from Osmania University (OU) pelted stones at the police when they were shifting the body of a 20-year-old man found inside a water tank on the campus.
Stones, broken windshields, laid scattered near the college, and on road. An unknown youngster had committed suicide by jumping into water tank located near a Library in Osmania University campus allegedly demanding release a notification for jobs to one lakh unemployed in Telangana.
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Soon after police received the information, they visited place and found a highly decomposed body.
Hyderabad East Zone DCP A Ravinder said that the deceased is not a student. “He, Bathula Silari Babu, lives in Manikeshwari Nagar and works as labour,” he said. He had got inside the tank for swimming a couple of days back, but his body was found today. Manikeshwari Nagar is beside the campus.
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The incident triggered tension in the University campus.
Students staged dharna with the dead body and refused to hand it over to the police to shift to mortuary to be examined.
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Two of the seven police personnel suffered injuries on their head, Deputy Commissioner of Police (east zone), A Ravindar, said.