Mangaluru shooting: Protest in Kozhikode, Karnataka RTC bus blocked
Kozhikode: In protest over the death of two persons in police shooting at Mangaluru, Karnataka RTC bus was blocked at Kozhikode KSRTC bus stand. An AC bus gpoing to Bangaluru was blocked by DYFI and Campus Front activists in the late hours.
The protesters blocked the bus and shouted slogans for a long time. First there were only two policemen at the spot. Meanwhile, Congress workers also conducted a protest march in the city. They burnt tyres at Mavoor Road in Kozhikode as part of the protest.
Two persons were killed in police shooting at Mangaluru during the protest against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). The shooting took place by evening. But the police concealed the death of two persons and finally confirmed it by night.
Alert in northern districts
In the backdrop of police shooting in Mangaluru which led to death of two persons, the state police chief directed the police and people in northern districts to stay alert.