SFI-AISF clash at Punalur

Staff Reporter

KOLLAM: Activists of the Students Federation of India (SFI) and the All India Students Federation (AISF) clashed at the Punalur S.N. College, near here, on Wednesday. The college authorities said the college would remain closed indefinitely. Two AISF leaders, including college union chairman Anish, were hospitalised. The AISF accused the SFI of unleashing the attack. In protest against the alleged SFI attack on them, the AISF called for a boycott of classes in the district on Thursday.

Following the development, a programme to be inaugurated by Education Minister M.A. Baby in the college on Wednesday was postponed.