Several Injured In Inter-Caste Clashes Over Assembly Election Results

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:10 IST

Police are probing the matter and no arrest has yet been made.

Several Injured In Inter-Caste Clashes Over Assembly Election Results
FIRs have been registered against both groups

27 persons were injured during an inter-caste clash over the result of the assembly election in village Middha in Fefna area, police said.

They said 22 Dalits and five Thakurs were injured in the clash following which cross-FIRs were registered.

A hut and a four wheeler was also set afire.

Police are probing the matter and no arrest has yet been made.

Fefna Assembly constituency was won by Upendra Tiwari of BJP, who defeated Ambika Chaudhary of BSP.