Sultanpur: Eight persons were on Sunday injured when a mob attacked a religious gathering in Khutehna village of the district, police said.
Condition of one of the injured was stated to be critical.
The attackers were against organising the prayer in the village, police said.
Senior officials have reached the spot and police force has been deployed in large number.
An FIR has been registered in this regard and two persons were detained by the police.