Shillong, Feb 28: A Khasi Students’ Union (KSU) member in Friday died when he was attacked by a group of people in Ichamati, East Khasi Hills.
Ichamati village is located near the international border with Bangladesh.
According to KSU leaders, the member has been identified as Lurshai Hynniewta of Sohra.
The incident took place after the meeting against Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and to demand Inner Line Permit (ILP) in Meghalaya organised by KSU, FKJGP, HNYF and RBYF.
Several KSU members and policemen were injured in the clash. Vehicles were also vandalised by the mob in the clash.
It is still unclear what prompted the group to atack those present in the meeting.