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Communal clashes erupted between two religious communities in Bihar over the vandalism of a Hanuman idol in Nawada

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Clash between two communities in Nawada, security personnel deployed in the area

BS Web Team New Delhi
Normalcy was restored in Bihar on Friday after communal clashes erupted in the state on Thursday night between two religious communities over the vandalism of a Hanuman idol in Nawada. Heavy security has been deployed in the state after the police fired ten rounds of bullets in the air. 

“It was a matter of an idol being vandalised by some miscreants, which led to the communities coming face-to-face; situation is now under control,” said the Nawada District Magistrate Kaushal Kumar.

The Special Weapons And Tactics (SWAT) commandos of Bihar Police also conducted a flag march today in Nawada to restore

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First Published: Mar 30 2018 | 8:59 PM IST

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