Ludhiana, Sept. 11 -- A day after the van driver of a private school was arrested for allegedly molesting a four-year-old student following a protest by people at the school, the Haibowal police booked 152 protesters for damaging the school property.

Two of the accused were identified as Davinder Singh alias Kharku, and Sukhdev Singh alias Sukha of Ladian Kalan village, while the remaining 150 are yet to be identified.

Haibowal station house officer sub-inspector Mohan Lal said the case under Sections 451 (house-trespass), 323 (causing hurt), 506 (criminal intimidation), 342 (wrongful confinement), 148 (rioting) and 149 (unlawful assembly) of the Indian Penal Code has been registered on the basis of the complaint by school director.

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