Kasganj (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 27 (ANI): One person died and two were injured after a clash broke out between two communities during ‘Tiranga Yatra’ in Uttar Pradesh’s Kasganj city on Friday. Also Read - UP Gram Panchayat Election 2021: Reservation List of Seats Released For Agra District
Both the groups reportedly pelted stones at each other and also fired bullets at each other. Also Read - Uttar Pradesh Shocker: Corporator's Wife, 2 Kids Burnt Alive in Kanpur
One Chandan Gupta has died in the clash after suffering a bullet injury. Also Read - Corona Vaccination in Uttar Pradesh: Full List of Government And Private Hospitals Where You Can Get Shots
The clash broke out after “unauthorised” yatra was being taken out from a communally-sensitive area and some youths, participating in the rally, allegedly raised objectionable slogans.
Local officials said the security has been beefed up in the city.
Meanwhile, the victim’s family was demanding the status of a martyr for the deceased. (ANI)
This is published unedited from the ANI feed.