Baran Communal Violence: Curfew, Internet Ban Extended; 26 People Arrested So Far
An uneasy calm prevailed on the fourth day of curfew and internet ban in Baran district’s Chhabra town here following communal clashes over stabbing of two youths, with 26 people being arrested so far.
The curfew has hit normal lives as locals struggled to get essential supplies like medicines, fuel, milk and rations even on Wednesday.
Dozens of vehicles and shops were torched and vandalised by mobs in the violence that broke out in the town on Sunday. Five police personnel were injured…. At least 10 cases were lodged against 50-55 people a day after the clashes, he said….