Ahmedabad: Anti-encroachment drive turns violent, four injured

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.


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

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