Several injured in group clash in Saharanpur district



Muzaffarnagar: Additional police personnel have been deployed at Chandela Koli village of Saharanpur district following a group clash which left at least 20 people injured.

Students belonging to Dalit and Jat community entered into an argument yesterday over getting seats in a classroom of Vedic Inter College, Sub Divisional Magistrate Rajesh Kumar said.

The situation took an ugly turn when the two groups, supported by the villagers, attacked each other and resorted to stone pelting.

Additional police force has been deployed in the village to maintain the law and order situation there, Kumar said.

PTI