About 500 Engineering students in Kavali VITS college in Nellore district staged protest over the lack of facilities in the hostel. 5 students got hospitalised after taking food in the hostel due to the negligence of management. Students were locked up in hostel rooms by the warden which lead to the arrival of student union leaders into the college. Students broke open the locks with the help of stones and the girls ran out of the rooms. Tension mounted at the college and police entered the scene to disturb students protests.