Rajasthan: In Jodhpur, there was a fierce ruckus between the two groups. A clash broke out between the two sides over the lowering of a religious flag. During this stone pelting was done from both sides.
Three policemen including the SHO and 3-4 journalists were injured in stone-pelting. After the incident, the police force has been deployed in the area.
The two sides came face to face over the incident of lowering of flag at midnight. Soon the atmosphere got so bad that the police had to use force. Seeing the situation becoming uncontrollable, the police fired sticks and fired tear gas shells. The situation remains tense. However, the number of police forces in the area has increased.
At the same time, the administration is taking full precautions to ensure that the atmosphere does not deteriorate on the day of the festival. From around midnight, the administration suspended internet service in the area for an indefinite time.
All internet services are currently closed in Jodhpur. Apart from this, an appeal is being made to the police administration and peace between the two communities.
At the same time, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has condemned the incident that happened at midnight. He called it unfortunate. CM Gehlot said that it is unfortunate that tension has arisen due to the clash between two groups at Jalori Gate, Jodhpur.
The administration has been given orders to maintain peace and order at all costs. He said that while respecting the tradition of love and brotherhood of Jodhpur, Marwar, I make a touching appeal to all the parties to maintain peace and cooperate in creating law and order.