The victim Vikas Kumar Singh speaking to ANI in Banka on Thursday Photo/ANI.
The victim Vikas Kumar Singh speaking to ANI in Banka on Thursday Photo/ANI.

LS Polls: Clash between security officials, voters in Bihar

ANI | Updated: Apr 18, 2019 19:31 IST

Banka (Bihar) [India], Apr 18 (ANI): Violence erupted in Sambhugadh polling booth following a quarrel between the voters and security officials, police said on Thursday.
Speaking to ANI, a police official said, "There was an incident of a quarrel between security forces and voters at the polling booth."
"But soon the situation was brought under control and polling got underway in a peaceful manner," he added.
The victim Vikas Kumar Singh said, "I was beaten by a security official with a lathi. The security official was stopping a woman from entering the booth, he also pushed the woman down. When I protested against him, he beat me up with a lathi."
"The security official also fired 7 to 8 shots in the air," the victim added. (ANI)

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