Rajkot: A clash between groups of two different communities left two persons injured in the Karachalia Para area of Bhavnagar on Sunday night.
However, we brought the situation under control soon after the stone pelting started,” said C division police station sub-inspector, K C Jhala.
Fourteen persons from both groups were detained on Monday.Police said that stone pelting had broken out between the groups over an altercation between two persons from each group two days ago.A complaint and a cross complaint were filed by either side.
Bharat Bhaka Chawda (34), a resident of Bharwadwada area in Karachalia Para, lodged a complaint against Vijay Rathod, Raju Vaghela, Jago Dodia, Kalu Koli, Jagdish Koli, Sagar Koli, AlpeshKoli and Khushal Koli, who led 40 or 50 persons in the attack on Chawda’s group.On the other hand, Vijay Rathod (20), a resident of Karachalia Para, filed a cross complaint against Bharat Bhaka Chawda, Bharat Bechar Chawda, Vikram Bharwad alias Kalio and Vashram Bharwad, all residents of Bharwadwada, who led a group of 40 or 50 persons in an attack on Rathod group.“Members of both the groups had armed themselves with sticks, bats, iron pipes and swords.
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