On Monday, clashes erupted between two groups in the Nuh district of Haryana during a religious procession. Three persons were killed in the fighting, including two Home Guard members, and at least 45 more were injured in the violence in Nuh district, Haryana.
Stones were pelted and many vehicles were set on fire during the violence. The Internet services and prohibitory orders were imposed as communal violence flared in the district.
According to news sources, the religious procession was taken out by the Bajrang Dal and the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP). The fight began during a religious procession in Haryana’s Nuh, which borders Gurugram. By the evening, the violence had moved to the Gurugram-Sohna highway, where many vehicles had been set on fire.
Police have filed around 20 First Information Reports (FIRs) and detained a few people in connection with the incident.
On Tuesday, the authorities have issued a curfew following the violence in Nuh district, Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij stated.
Haryana violence: Communal clashes in Nuh district
#WATCH | Aftermath of clash that broke out between two groups in Haryana's Nuh on July 31.
Police force has been deployed in the area and mobile internet services have been temporarily suspended. pic.twitter.com/jwOTF6fnXg
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