6 hurt, shop burnt in TDP, YSRC clash

Tension prevailed in Tippalapalem village of Varikuntapadu mandal on Sunday evening after rival groups of TDP and YSRC clashed over tap connections in the village.

Published: 02nd September 2013 07:59 AM  |   Last Updated: 02nd September 2013 07:59 AM   |  A+A-

Tension prevailed in Tippalapalem village of Varikuntapadu mandal on Sunday evening after rival groups of TDP and YSRC clashed over tap connections in the village. Six persons suffered injuries while a shop was set on fire by the clashing mob.

According to police, argument ensued between the two groups over repair of a motor that provides water to village. When a person belonging to one group refused to pay money for the repair, an argument ensued. The rival groups attacked each other and set a shop on fire Six persons suffered injuries and were shifted to a hospital.The situation was brought under control by the police.

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