'Ram Navami' violence; Munger, Bihar

Munger: After Samastipur, the fire of communalism engulfed Munger on the night of March 27 as some people protested against a controversial song being played and inflammatory slogans being chanted in an immersion procession of Chaiti Durga. Stones were pelted by both sides and shots were also fired at the Neelam Chowk thoroughfare. Violence was witnessed in several parts of the town and property and vehicles were set ablaze.

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Source of information Fact Finding Report Place of incident Not known
Number of victims 5 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident Not known perpetrator Religion Hindu
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Was cross FIR filed 0
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Main Information
Date of incident: March 27, 2018
Nature of Violence
  • Communal tension/Violence/Riot
  • Demolition/Attack on property
  • Causal factors
  • Create Communal Riots / Clash
  • Name of the victim : Not available
    Name of Perpetrator BJP and RSS
    State Bihar
    District/City Munger
    Party In Power / Incidents BJP - Bharatiya Janata Party
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