Srinagar: Police on Monday used lathicharge to foil Secretariat gherao of ReT teachers in Srinagar.
Earlier the protesting ReT teachers assembled in Lal Chowk and started raising slogans. They were demanding delinking of their salaries.
Soon police swung into action and chased away the protesting teachers resulting in chaos in Press Enclave and Lal Chowk areas.
The protesting teachers alleged that police used lathis and chilli gas on them injuring many.
They added that several teachers were also arrested.