At least six injured in clash in Muzaffarnagar

Muzaffarnagar: At least six people were injured in a clash between two groups belonging to different communities over an alleged eve-teasing incident in Vehelna village here.

PTI| Updated: Nov 10, 2014, 09:37 AM IST

Muzaffarnagar: At least six people were injured in a clash between two groups belonging to different communities over an alleged eve-teasing incident in Vehelna village here.

The two sides indulged in stone pelting and attacked each other with sticks yesterday after a quarrel erupted over a girl being allegedly harassed by youths, police said today.

Six people have been admitted to hospital.

A case has been registered in this connection, they said.

Security has been tightened in the area after the incident and extra policemen have been deployed as a precautionary measure.