Violence In MP Town Over Maharana Pratap jayanti

Shajapur: Violence broke out in Madhya Pradesh's Shajapur after stones were allegedly pelted on a procession to celebrate Maharana Pratap Jayanti, police said. According to eye-witnesses, the trouble started this afternoon when some people started hurling stones on the procession which was passing through the Nai Sadak area here. They also torched several vehicles and vandalised an electronic goods store. "Police resorted to lathicharge and lobbed tear gas shells to control the situation," the Sub Divisional Officer of Police, Kotwali, Padam Singh Baghel said. .After the violence, prohibitory orders were clamped in the town, he said. He added that a strict vigil was being maintained in the area.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident Other :Town
Number of victims 20 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident Other perpetrator Religion Hindu
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Was cross FIR filed 0
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Role of police Need confirmation :144 Imposed Current status Under investigation
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Date of incident: June 16, 2018
Nature of Violence
  • Communal tension/Violence/Riot
  • Causal factors
  • Create Communal Riots / Clash
  • Name of the victim : Unknown
    Name of Perpetrator RSS-BJP
    State Madhya Pradesh
    District/City Shajapur
    Party In Power / Incidents BJP - Bharatiya Janata Party
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