Police, UDMF cadres scuffle in Gaur

Rautahat, Dec 20: Cadres of agitating United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) Sunday engaged in a scuffle with police at BP Chowk of Gaur Municipality.
The clash reportedly ensued as the police resorted to the use of force to foil the protests from the UDMF cadres. However, the police said that it had to use force against the agitating cadres as they threw stones targeting the security personnel mobilised at the scene.
Police fired eight rounds of tear gas shells to take the situation under control, District Police Office Superintendent of Police Ganesh Raj Regmi. Tensions gripped the area for sometimes following the clash between the police and protesting UDMF cadres. RSS