Bhubaneswar, Sept.27 ( Odisha.in ): Hundreds of students from different technicalinstitutions under Biju Patnaik University of Technology,(BPUT) were picked up by Bhubaneswar police while they were on satyagraha at the lower PMG , to
press their demands for abolition of year back system.
The students silently sat on dharana with photographs of Mahatma Gandhi and preyed before it to guide the authorities of the BPUT for abolishing the year back system in order to save the students as well as their parents from harassment.
However, the police arrived on the spot and packed the students into vehicles and took them to the reserve police line despite their silent protests.
Talking to Odisha.in a police official said that as the BPUT students had become violent and had damaged lots of public and private properties recently, the police took such action to maintain law and order only.