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Curfew relaxed for two hours in Nagpur

Curfew imposed in the Dalit dominated Kamptee town near Nagpur, relaxed for two hours on Saturday.

india Updated: Nov 11, 2006 14:54 IST

Curfew imposed in the Dalitdominated Kamptee town nearNagpur in the wake of arson, was relaxed for two hours on Saturday, police said.

The curfew, clamped on Tuesday, was relaxed from 8 am to 10 am, they said adding that the situation wastense but under control.

Meanwhile, the city was limping back to normalcy, after Friday's violence during a bandh, following which police used batons and fired teargas shells.

About 199 persons, including 28 women, were arrested as a large section of Dalits protested against the killing of four members of the community in Khairlanji in Bhandara district.