Kasganj violence: Life returns to normalcy, Section 144 remains imposed

Updated:1 month, 3 weeks ago IST

Kasganj (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 28 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Police on Sunday said that the situation is 'under control' in Kasganj after violence broke out on the Republic Day, wherein one person died and two others were injured. Drone surveillance is being conducted to maintain law and order across the affected region. A number of people have been arrested for alleged involvement in the violence and patrolling has been intensified. All internet services have been suspended till 10 p.m., January 28. One person died and two others sustained injuries after a clash broke out between two communities during 'Tiranga Yatra' in the city on Friday. Both the groups allegedly pelted stones and fired bullets at each other. Till now, 49 people have been arrested in connection with the conflict and Section 144 is still imposed. While nine accused have been arrested on charges of murder and rioting, 39 have been arrested for disruption of law and order situation, which include those who torched buses and shops.

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