Violence in Mahoba; PAC deployed

Violence in Mahoba; PAC deployed

Mahoba, Following a confrontation between two groups over a caste dispute and resultant tense situation in Mahobkanth area, Uttar Pradesh Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) has been deployed in this distrcit, Deputy Superintendent of Police Awadh Singh said here on Friday. The dispute took place over the issue of 'prasad' distribution at Didwara village. Mr Singh said that upon receiving information regarding the incident, a large police force was sent on the spot and the situation brought under control. Over a dozen people hailing from both the groups have reportedly been taken into custody by the police on Thursday night while PAC has been deployed in the village to maintain law and order and security. Any member or individual from a political party or organisation has been barred from entering the village, the DSP added.

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