Ludhiana: Tension prevailed in Giaspura area after the people of two communities entered in deadly clash over a petty issue of a scuffle between teenagers on Tuesday morning. However, no causalty was reported but vehicles and windowpanes of flats were damaged in stone pelting between two groups.
The people of two communities have also vandalized temple and Masjid which added more fuel to fire.
Around one dozen person including women and children suffered injuries but their condition is stated to be stable. The Police have started proceedings to register case in this context.
Sensing the situation heavy Police force was deployed in the area to bring the situation under control. The Police carried out flag march and imposed Section 144 and prohibited the assembly of five persons at one place.
According to information two teenagers entered in scuffle over the petty issue and later their families also joined the scuffle. The situation turned ugly when the scuffle took communal shape and the people of two different communities residing in flats entered in deadly clash.
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