Jammu, Mar 4 : The Police lathi-charged students who were demanding the cancelation of Physics paper of class 12th earlier today.
On Saturday morning, students from different parts of Jammu gathered outside the State Board of School Education and protested in support of their demand. After protesting in front of BOSE office, students marched towards Rehari Chungi and blocked vehicular traffic and held a protest there.
To disperse the students, police started lathi-charge which further irked the protesting students resulting in stone pelting. Police wne on to use teargas, to control the situation.
Students complained of a change in the examination pattern this year as compared to the pattern of previous years, reinstating that Physics paper was set above the standards of 12th class.