3 injured in fresh religious clashes in Gujarat
The clash took place over the renovation of a mosque in the city on Saturday, police said.india Updated: May 13, 2006 22:50 IST
Three persons were injured when members of two sects of a religious community clashed with each other over the renovation of a mosque in the city on Saturday, police said.
Members of the Gorana and Saiyyed sects attacked each other with sharp-edged weapons when one of them tried to renovate a mosque in Mulla-medi area of the city.
The clash happened as both the sects claimed to own the place of worship, police said.
The injured were rushed to a local hospital while the security at the mosque was increased. The situation in the area was under control, police added.
First Published: May 13, 2006 22:50 IST