Balasore: Prohibitory orders were on Friday clamped and additional police force deployed in some sensitive areas of Daragha Bazar locality here following a clash between two groups in Daragha Bazar locality, police said.
As a precautionary measure prohibitory orders under section 144 of CrPC were clamped this morning in some areas of the town but the situation is normal and under control, Suprintendent of Police Rajesh Kumar said.
Two persons were injured in the clash between two groups last night following an altercation over a trivial matter in Dargha Bazar area, triggering tension in the
locality, police said.
The situation was, however, brought under control by sending police personnel and the crowd was dispersed.
Senior district administrative and police officials visited the area and made necessary arrangements to maintain law and order.