Ahmedabad: Anti-encroachment drive turns violent, four injured
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Last Updated: Thursday, May 12, 2011, 00:19
Ahmedabad: Four persons, including two policemen, were injured on Wednesday in stone pelting in Dudheshwar area after the municipal corporation officials tried to remove illegal encroachments, police said.

Police had to fire over ten tear gas shells to disperse the mob which resorted to stone-pelting targeting the officials of Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) who had gone to remove illegal encroachments at Dudheshwar area here, they said.

According to police, two police constables sustained injuries in the incident besides two other persons.

The situation was under control and security in the area has been increased following the incident, police added.


First Published: Thursday, May 12, 2011, 00:19

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