UP tops list of communal incidents and related deaths: Govt

Uttar Pradesh recorded the maximum number of communal incidents in the first ten months of 2013 accounting for one out of three clashes in the country and also the highest number of resultant deaths--95 out of 143, the Rajya Sabha was told on Wednesday.

UP tops 2013 list of communal incidents and related deaths

Uttar Pradesh leads the list in the country for the highest number of communal incidents reported in a state in 2013 and also accounts for the most number of casualties as a result of such incidents, the government on Wednesday told Parliament.

`Communal incidents in Uttar Pradesh result of planned action`

A PCI appointed single-member fact finding committee has held that incidents of communal violence was result of a planned action.