UP: 20 injured in stone pelting in Muzaffarnagar

The incident occurred when some people had allegedly raised objections over children studying in a local mosque.

By: PTI | Muzaffarnagar | Published:October 8, 2016 12:29 pm

Twenty people were injured in a clash between two groups of the same community caused by a dispute over children studying in a mosque at Khatoli town, Muzaffarnagar, police said Saturday.

A case has has been registered against 22 people, seven of whom have been arrested, SP (crime) Pradeep Gupta said. The incident occurred when some people had allegedly raised objections over children studying in a local mosque. In the clash that followed, stones were pelted between two groups of people, leaving 20 injured. Security has been tightened in the area.

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    Bijan Mohanty
    Oct 8, 2016 at 8:05 am
    Since UP elections are nearing, these communal dramas are enacted with connivance of one particular National party ill famed to create religious divide.
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      Girishrknair
      Oct 8, 2016 at 7:10 am
      In the absence of an enemy these devils fight together ( eg. Iraq, Syria etc.)lt;br/gt;In case any non Muslim exists , fight will be against themlt;br/gt;( eg. America, India, Myanmar, Philippines, Russia)lt;br/gt;If these Devils not exist there is absolute freedom ( eg. European countries so far, but now started creeping inside. Their future will be miserable sure)
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        Lovely
        Oct 8, 2016 at 2:39 pm
        National party means Cong?
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