20 Injured in Clash Between 2 Groups in UP

Published: 29th August 2015 08:54 PM  |   Last Updated: 29th August 2015 08:57 PM   |  A+A-


BARABANKI: At least 20 people, including a policeman, were today injured in a clash between two groups over a petty issue in Asandra area here, police said.

A minor scuffle between a passenger and the conductor of a bus snowballed into a clash yesterday and their supporters pelted stones at each other.

The two groups today confronted again and indulged in brick-batting in which 20 persons, including a policeman, were injured, Superintendent of Police Abdul Hameed said.

They also targeted Siddhaur police outpost, he said.

The injured have been admitted to a hospital and police personnel deployed in the area, he said.

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