Stone pelting between two groups in Jamshedpur, police say situation under control now
10 April, 2023 | Vaishali Sharma
On Sunday, stone pelting erupted between two groups in Jamshedpur over the alleged violation of a religious flag.
On Sunday, stone pelting erupted between two groups in Jamshedpur over the alleged violation of a religious flag. According to officials, the force has been deployed around the area, and a Rapid Action Force (RAF) company has also been deployed.
Informing about the situation in the area, Prabhat Kumar, SSP Jamshedpur said, “The situation is under control. Those who had gathered have been sent home. The force has been deployed in the entire area, a company of RAF is deployed.”
“Some people have also been detained,” added SSP Kumar.
Vijaya Jadhav, the Deputy Commissioner, East Singhbhum further said, “We are assessing the situation. Communication with peace committee and other stakeholders is being established to bring normalcy.”
Jadhav requested the people not be believe in rumours and if they find anything unpleasant they must report it to the police.
“People are requested not to believe any rumours. If they receive any provocative or unpleasant messages, please report to police,” said DC Jadhav.
An investigation into the matter is currently underway.