Communal tension in Old Hubballi

There was communal tension after some incidents of stone throwing in some areas of Old Hubballi late on Saturday evening.

Published: 17th April 2022 06:12 AM  |   Last Updated: 17th April 2022 06:12 AM   |  A+A-

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By Express News Service

HUBBALLI/BENGALURU: There was communal tension after some incidents of stone throwing in some areas of Old Hubballi late on Saturday evening. The Hubballi police authorities arrested a man in his twenties for desecrating the photograph of a religious place of another religion.

The youth, who had posted a video of desecration on social media sites, was arrested, police sources said. Scores of people gathered in front of the police station and protested. The police have sounded a high alert and anti-riot and armed squads have been deployed. The situation is tense but under control, the police said.



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