One person killed in group clash during idol immersion in Jharkhand
Chatra: One person was killed while two others were injured in firing which broke out between two rival groups during immersion of Saraswati idol in Chatra district on Saturday, police said.
Police also fired to quell the clashing groups and it is not clear whether the casualty had occurred due to shots fired by the police or from the rival factions.
Violence broke out while the procession was passing through a lane in Pathalgadha area of the district and the police had to open fire to disperse the clashing groups, Superintendent of Police Anup Birtheray said.
Two police vans were also set on fire by the mob, he said.
Download the all new Zee News app for Android and iOS to stay up to date with latest headlines and news stories in Politics, Entertainment, Sports, Technology, Business and much more from India and around the world.
More from India
More from World
More from Sports
More from Entertaiment
- Video: India won't tolerate disrespect to national anthem – this Mumbai family learnt it the hard way
- Watch: Boy dies after falling from a Mumbai local train – video maker is guilty too!
- Had Sardar Patel become PM, India would have been another Pakistan, says Kancha Ilaiah
- Watch: ISIS terrorist blown into pieces while bragging about his previous victory
- Shocking! World Cup winning cricketer forced to sell 'kachoris' to make a living