Two boys hit by police van die, people stage protest

A 16-year old boy riding a bike and his friend on the pillion were killed when the two-wheeler on which they were traveling was hit by a police vehicle near Panathope Railway Ground in Ayanavaram on Sunday afternoon.

Angered by the incident, hundreds of residents of Ayanavaram took to the streets and resorted to road blockade, disrupting traffic for hours.