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Bandh called in Hubli over Bhima Koregaon violence

ANI  |  Hubli (Karnataka) [India] 

A has been called by various organisations in Karnataka's in a bid to protest against Pune's violence.

The agitating protestors also vandalised vehicles and police barricades.

Earlier on January 1, a youth was killed in a clash between two groups during an event to mark 200 years of Bhima-battle that took place near

The incident prompted the community to protest on the streets in and other states.

Taking cognisance of the matter, Chief Minister ordered a (CID) probe into the death and also announced a compensation of Rs 10 lakh for the kin of the deceased.

In the aftermath, a day-long 'bandh' was also called in by various and other organisations.

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First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 12:05 IST