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Tension, two bikes burnt after stone pelting in late night torch procession in Shajapur (MP)
10th September 2019
Shajapur/Bhopal, September 10, 2019 (Ataullah Faizan): During the torch procession, a stone pelting incident took place in the Nathwara area around 12 pm on Monday night. Some mischievous elements threw stones and a stampede ensued. People of both communities came face to face. Two bikes were set on fire in the dispute, while 1 auto and a car were vandalized. As soon as the information was received, a heavy police force reached the spot and, hurling tear gas shells, chased the crowd with sticks. This was followed by stone pelting in Daera area and Lalbai Phulbai region. After this sudden incident, the activists gathered at Azad Chowk and raised slogans demanding the arrest of the accused. Sunil Kumar Vishwakarma, a resident of Shajapur told that at 12 pmthe miscreants threw stones at his house. A person with the status of Special Police Officer standing nearby was also injured. DIG Anil Sharma started the search to catch mischievous elements while leading from the front. Collector Virendra Singh Rawat told that the situation is under control.