Hyderabad: After light stone pelting on two separate occasions ShalibandThe police lathi-charged late on Wednesday night.
Policemen from Hyderabad Task Force and other special units were seen thrashing the protesters and picking them up when they were hiding inside a house.
Policemen in riot gear detained a large number of protesters.
Violent slogans were raised against the now suspended BJP MLA Raja Singh over the objectionable hate video.
Demanding police action against the MLA, the protesters also raised slogans demanding the beheading of Raja Singh or the death penalty.
After the protesters pelted stones, a policeman and a few others were injured.
From 9 o’clock on Wednesday night to 1 o’clock on Thursday, there was silence on the roads in Charminar division and surrounding areas.
Life remained peaceful throughout the night after 1 pm.