Communal clashes in Bhopal, Ujjain
Bhopal: Police resorted to lathichage and firing following clashes between two groups of different communities here on October 26 in Shahjahanabad area. One person was killed and three injured in the police firing.
Some teenagers had arguments with youths who were on a motor cycle over a minor incident. The groups later became violent and resorted to stone-pelting . Several vehicles were damaged in the incident.
CM Babulal Gaur has announced a compensation of Rs 1 lakh to the deceased’s family and Rs 25,000 to two other injured in the firing.
In a separate incident at Mahidpur town in Ujjain on October 24 members of two communities clashed. Three persons, including two police officials were injured when irate mobs belonging to the two communities pelted stones at each other over the issue of burning an effigy of demon King Ravana during Dussehra festival.
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