Eight students held in Chandigarh after clash

Chandigarh, Feb 27 (IANS) Eight students were detained by the Chandigarh Police on Monday after a clash between members of two student organisations here.

The clash took place between members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and Students for Free Society (SFS) at the Students’ Centre on Panjab University campus here.

Police officials said that tension had been brewing between both sides since Sunday.

The students were detained to maintain law and order.