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Four arrested for stoning Dalit marriage procession

india Updated: Jul 01, 2006 21:37 IST

Four persons were arrested on Saturdayb for allegedly throwing stones at the marriage procession of a Dalit man, police said.

Six people were injured in the incident that occurred at Shahpura, 60 km from Jaipur.

A camel that was part of the procession ran amok and some passers-by threw stones at the bridegroom and others, a police official said.

Police reached the spot and brought the situation under control before escorting the procession to the venue of the wedding, they said.

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