Ten persons were killed and over 24 injured in clashes over a land dispute in Sonbhadra district on Wednesday.
The matter came to light on June 16 when the victim had gone to attend a marriage ceremony with his family in Nagar Pipliya village in Mandsaur district.
They also requested the state government to 'engage or encourage engagements with Muslim youth and their families across Kolkata in gender-sensitisation, civic consciousness and law-compliance, etc.'
The deceased has been identified as Rambabu Shaw, while the details of those injured in the incident were yet to be ascertained
As the BJP activists jostled to reach the Bowbazar crossing in the city, police resorted to firing tear gas shells and water cannons to disperse them.
'Three political workers - two of them from the BJP and another from Trinamool - were killed,' said a police officer.
Immediately after the Eid prayers, dozens of youths displayed flags of various militant outfits after which they marched on the road.
The victims appeared to have been killed by 'asphyxiation,’ the Amazonas state government said in a statement, a day after 15 people were killed in one of the prisons.
Some of the inmates were stabbed with sharpened toothbrushes, while others had been strangled, and an investigation has been opened to determine the cause of the fight.
Both the Trinamool Congress and BJP have angrily blamed each other for the violence that erupted as workers of both sides fought pitched battles on the streets of the central Calcutta neighbourhood during Shah’s roadshow on Tuesday evening.
At least 15 people, including three policemen, were injured and several vehicles were set on fire following the clashes.
Violent clashes broke out at Central Jail in Srinagar on Thursday, as the inmates protested against their being shifted out for renovation purpose.
"They should attack policemen with knives and other sharp objects which they work with," he had told villagers.
The police on Thursday said that they are yet to make any arrests.
A journalist was among those injured in the clash and many youths were picked up after they were found trying to instigate a mob last night.
"The police had to take action under unavoidable circumstances to protect public life and property as the protesters resorted to repeated violence... Police had to control the violence,"
According to initial information, water connection was also cut at one of the religious places, after which things took a violent turn.
Bajrang Dal members stage a protest against the recent killings of Hindus and vandalism of a Durga idol by miscreants in Bangladesh, at Krishnanagar in Nadia.PTI Photo
Visually impaired make 'diyas' for the upcoming Diwali festival, inside Andh Kanya Prakash Gruh in Ahmedabad.PTI Photo
Farmers ride tractors as they move towards a protest site during an agitation against Noida authority, in Noida.PTI Photo
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi addresses media persons after a cabinet meeting in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
Kutumba Surakshya Mission NGO members protest against the recent killing of Hindus and vandalism of Durga idol in puja pandal by miscreants in Bangladesh, in front of the office of the Assistant High Commissioner of...PTI Photo
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates