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Over 30 students of Islamic SHS Hospitalized After Police Allegedly Fired Tear Gas at Them

Students of Islamic Senior High School in the Ashanti region numbering over 30 are said to have been hospitalized after police fired tear gas at during a demonstration. 

The Islamic Senior High School is located in the Ashanti Region, Abrepo. The incident occured in front of the school when thee students were demonstrating over frequent road accidents around the area.

According to the report, the students blocked the roads in front of the school to register their displeasure against the frequent accidents that happens in front of the school.

The students also said earlier calls on authorities to have speed ramps fixed proved futile.

The report further noted that the police were invited to help clear the roads and disperse the demonstrating student. Unfortunately, the tear gas fired to disperse the demonstrators got some of the unconscious and others were left with severe pain as a result of the firing of tear gas at them.

The victims have been sent to the hospital for treatment. Meanwhile, parents and guardians are trooping to the school premises to check on their wards.

Source: citinewsroom.COM

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