50 Tuobodom, Techiman students rushed to hospital after violent clashes

Over 50 students were reportedly rushed to the Techiman Holy Family Hospital last night after they reportedly collapsed when

teargas was fired by the police to halt an outbreak of violence at an inter-schools sports festival Saturday.

The clashes which occurred at the Techiman Secondary School started when students of TESS accused their counterparts from Tuobodom Secondary Technical School of destroying school property after the games.

Students of six other schools who were camped on the Techiman Secondary School Campus had to run for cover to avoid injury.

A journalist in Techiman, Awudu Iddrissu tells Joy News it took the timely intervention of the police to restore calm.