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Section 144 across 4 taluks following Kalladka clashes, extended till June 21

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, June 16,2017 : Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of the Indian Penal Code will be in force in all police station limits of  Bantwal, Puttur, Sullia and Belthangady taluks  except  City Police Commissionerate limits  till June 14, Wednesday midnight in the backdrop of the clashes  in Kalladka on June 13 wherein  two people including District chief of Hindu Jagarana Vedike suffered stab injuries.

The administration has decided to extend prohibitory orders in four district including Mangaluru till June 21 , after taking stock of the current situation.

Kalladka SectionThe  clash broke out on June 13 evening between people of two communities. The warring groups even hurled stones at each other.  HJV District Chief Ratnaker Shetty and Khaleel who are injured have been hospitalised.

The  miscreants even damaged several vehicles and shops had to  down shutters.

Police are maintaining strict vigil to avert any untoward incident.