Yesterday, on Makar Sankranti, members of 2⃣ communities clashed during a procession👥 in Jahanabad, Fatehpur district. Four were injured🤕 and there were reports of gunshots🔫, but the police denied using any firearms. The violence occurred when the Hindu ‘shobha yatra’ annual procession👥 went through the town. There were objections to the loud music being played while it passed through the Kazi Tola locality. An argument😡 broke out leading to the clash, but the situation, was soon brought under control when the police👮🏻 came in. RAF and PAC reinforcements were rushed to the affected area, but three shops and a motorcycle were torched🔥by the mob that began the ruckus. The police👮🏻 said that those behind the incident are being identified and action will be taken against them soon.
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