At least six persons were injured, two of them seriously, when members of two communities clashed in Hapur following a scuffle between two students at a school in Bahadurgarh town in the district, a senior police officer said.
Close on the heels of Saharanpur incident, where three persons died in a communal clash over a disputed land, the Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday announced to identify the disputed sites in the state.
Members of two communities clashed here Sunday over a land dispute, torching three vehicles and blocking the busy Jammu-Srinagar highway for hours, police said. Traffic resumed in the evening after police restored order in the area.
Indefinite curfew remained in force for the second day under Rajendranagar Police Station limits of Cyberabad Police Commissisonerate in the wake of communal clashes and death of three persons in police firing in Kishanbagh area of Old City.
Tension on Sunday prevailed in some areas of the city after a clash between two communities over construction of a water kiosk near a mosque left seven persons injured even as police registered cases against 200 persons in connection with the violence.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday commenced final hearing on a batch of petitions demanding independent probe either by CBI or special investigating team (SIT) into the recent communal clash in Muzaffarnagar and its adjoining districts in Uttar Pradesh.
Three persons were killed while six others injured in a communal clash which broke out between two communities in Rajasthan`s Pratapgarh district, prompting the authorities to impose curfew in the town and nearby areas.