Cop injured as ISF factions clash on UoP campus

PESHAWAR: A police constable sustained injuries when two factions of the Insaf Students Federation (ISF) clashed in the University of Peshawar (UoP) on Monday.

The incident took place at the academic block of the University where the federation’s office-bearers were busy with the registration drive. A splinter group of the federation arrived there and had brawl with the other group.

Members of the groups fired gunshots. The police rushed and chased the students, resulting in injuries to one of the cops. The policeman was rushed to the nearby hospital where his condition was stable. The student, who had fired at the policemen, was arrested on the spot. After the incident, the university administration launched a search operation in the university hostels.