When people opposed the misbehavior with the women, the youths attacked them. Soon stone pelting started from both the sides.
In Mirzapur, people of two communities clashed at 9.30 pm on Thursday night over splintering near Sangamohal of Katra Kotwali area. Stones pelted heavily from both sides, in which some people suffered minor injuries.
As soon as the information about the communal matter, in addition to the Kotwali police, ASP City Sanjay Kumar Verma, CO City, ADM and Municipal Magistrate reached the spot along with the force of several police stations. The attackers fled on seeing the police. The officers were standing on the spot till late night.
Sangamohal houses the residence of former minister of Kashi region, BJP leader Ravi Shankar Sahu. They allege that some youths from other communities drink and indulge in riots at Sangamohal crossroads. He seduces the girls who come and go.
On Thursday night at 9.30, his son was going to drop some women who came home, when he was misbehaved. When those people protested, the youths attacked them. Soon stone pelting started from both the sides.