Yavatmal: Stone pelting and mass clashes took place in Pusad on Friday following a dispute over forced closure of shops during a one-day bandh over violence inside Tripura. The prompt police action has ensured that the situation returns to normal very soon.
A community had also called for a one-day bandh. They had downed the shutters of their business establishments on Friday.
Many agitators also took out a front in this city. When he reached Shivaji Chowk, he saw a shopkeeper who had not closed his shop. And then the agitators told that shopkeeper to close the shop, But that shopkeeper flatly refused. The crowd of agitators objected to the non-cooperation of that shopkeeper and then started pelting stones at that shopkeeper by demolishing the shutter of his shop.
The situation is under control
Many people had robbed his shop too. Due to this, the mass clash had started, In which many people were also injured. This news spread very fast and then it created a riot-like situation.
In this city, SP Dilip Patil Bhujbal reached and then is camping there to monitor the law and order situation in the city. Bharatiya Janata Party district president Nitin Bhutada and Bharatiya Janata Party MLC Nilay Naik have also visited the police station. And then he has requested the policemen to arrest these miscreants as soon as possible.
SP Dilip Patil Bhujbal has said that “As of now the situation is completely under control. And now life is returning to normal in this city too.” He has also told that the police officers are keeping strict vigil so that no untoward incident of any kind takes place even during the night time.