Demonstrators Clash on issue of Education Bill – 10 Injured.
Alleppey, August 16.
Ten persons sustained minor injuries when two groups of pro and anti-Education Bill demonstrators clashed here this afternoon.
The clash occurred as 400 black flag demonstrators were prevented by an equally strong rival group from, pressing near the State Education Minister, Mr.Joseph Mundassery on his arrival here from Pulinkunnu, a nearby backwater village.
Three of the injured have been admitted in the local Government Hospital.
The Police have registered two cases under Section 143 and 146 I.P.C.
No arrests have been made.
P.T.I. (The Indian Express – 17th August 1957)