38 arrested so far in Bhainsa communal violence, most of them from Hindu Vahini: Telangana Police
A week after tension between two communities led to violence in Bhainsa town of northern Telangana’s Nirmal district, the police Tuesday said they have arrested 38 persons so far and that they are on the lookout for 70 others for their involvement in the violence.
Addressing the press, Y Nagi Reddy, inspector-general (north zone), said that 26 cases were registered in connection to the violence and most of the accused were members of the Hindu Vahini. As many as 38 persons, including four children, belonging to both the communities, have been arrested and remanded in judicial custody, he said.
“Apart from those arrested the involvement of 70 others is established and efforts are ongoing to apprehend them,” he said….