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Tension in UP town; objectionable stuff found in mazar

Tension prevails in Ujhani town as members of a particular community block traffic and indulge in heavy stone pelting.

india Updated: Feb 06, 2008 13:44 IST

Tension prevailed in Ujhani town in the district as members of a particular community blocked traffic and indulged in heavy stone pelting after recovery of meat of some animal considered unholy by them at a "mazar" on Wednesday morning.

Agitated people also damaged some vehicles, police said, adding security have been tightened in the area.
Senior police and civil officials have reached the spot and efforts were on to pursuade the people to refrain from violence, they said.