Maharashtra: Swords out over garbage, 2 injuredhttps://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/maharashtra-swords-out-over-garbage-2-injured-4581122/

Maharashtra: Swords out over garbage, 2 injured

A case under Section 326 (voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapons or means) of the Indian Penal Code has been registered against the eight accused.

TWO persons were injured when two groups armed with swords clashed at Kranti Nagar in Kandivli East late Tuesday night. Police have registered a case. No arrests have been made yet. According to the police, the two groups of four persons each clashed over garbage disposal in the area.

“It was a petty argument over garbage dumping. The two group members started assaulting each other with swords after a heated exchange around 9.30 pm in Kranti Nagar locality. Two youths suffered sword injuries and have been admitted to a hospital,” said an officer from Kurar police station.

A case under Section 326 (voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapons or means) of the Indian Penal Code has been registered against the eight accused.