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12 arrested in Bhopal over communal clashes, internet services shut

Twelve persons were arrested and extra security forces deployed in the Madhya Pradesh capital on Wednesday, after communal clashes broke out in the city on Tuesday night that saw rival groups resort to stone pelting and arson over a religious dispute. Internet services have been shut to prevent rumours being spread through social media.

Tension in Fatehpur after communal clashes on Makar Sankranti

Tension gripped a locality in Fatehpur district when members of two communities clashed during the 'shobha yatra' being taken out, police said.

Lesser people died in communal violence this year than in 2014: MHA

Report issued by Ministry of Home Affairs shows a dip in deaths during the course of communal violence in 2015 as compared to 2014. However, the number of riots have seen a surge in a relative comparison.

Clashes in Kanpur over torn religious poster

Over ten people have been taken into custody in connection with the clashes.