The tension between Khalsa College Governing Council and agitating students has entered on fifth day.2 teachers of khalsa college, Amritsar, namely, head of agriculture department, Gurdev Singh, and head of the physical education department Daljit Singh have been booked for allegedly manhandling and misbehaving with a protesting student. The whole protest started with suicide of Harpreet Singh, students of BSc (agriculture) of the khalsa college. The student, Harpal Singh, a BA final-year student, was taking part in the agitation, was allegedly thrashed and misbehaved by teachers.Many political leaders rushed to protesting site to meet the agitating students to give them support. Aam Aadmi Party MLA from Bholath and party chief whip Sukhpal Singh Khaira, along with party MLA from Talwandi Sabo Baljinder Kaur and other leaders met the agitating students.Besides, Amrik Singh Ajnala, parallel jathedar designated at the radicals’ Sarbat Khalsa, Communist Party of India (CPI) leaders and members of the Kisan Sangharsh Committee also met the protesters to show their support.The deceased’s family members continued the protest on the road in front of the college. They were wearing black ribbons on their arms to show their resentment against administration of college. The police has registered the cases against the teachers.
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