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Bannu: Chaos during ration distribution, 19 injured

BANNU: 11 IDPs and 8 police personnel got injured in a clash during chaos at ration distribution center at Bannu Sports Complex here on Thursday.
Mismanagement at the distribution centre led to IDPs pelting stones at police officials present in the area.
Security forces resorted to aerial firing and tear gas shelling to disperse the IDPs. Police also baton-charged the unruly crowd to bring the situation under control.
At least eight vehicles were also reportedly damaged in the incident.
The injured, in critical condition, were moved to the Civil hospital soon after the incident.
The enraged IDPs also set on fire their tents against the mismanagement of administration in ration distribution.