Osmania University Students Rally for Job Notification
HYDERABAD: Tension prevailed on the Osmania University campus for different reason on yesterday.
The university, which was epicenter of Telangana agitation, witnessed tension as the Osmania students took out a rally for not celebrating the first anniversary of Telangana State, but demanding early notification for government jobs.
Displaying black flags, the Osmania University students took out a rally and questioned, where were one lakh jobs as promised by Chief Minister Chandrasekhar Rao and demanded issuance of notification immediately in this regard. The protesters also demanded that Rao withdraw his statement that the Osmania lands would be acquired for construction of houses for the poor.
Sensing trouble, the police closed all the roads leading to the university and put up barricades. The police also took the student leaders into custody and shifted them to Amberpet police station. There was mild tension when some of the students carrying black badges took out a rally from the Arts College towards the NCC Gate, where police personnel prevented them to proceed further. As a result, both police and students indulged in arguments that led to preventive arrest of some students. However, the police brought the situation under control. (NSS)