Group Clash During Kartik Idol Immersion In Cuttack, 6 Held
Cuttack: Lalbagh Police today arrested six persons for their alleged involvement in a group clash during idol immersion procession in Cuttack.
The accused were identified as Santosh Singh, Subrata Deo, Raju Behera, Jayeswar Sahu, Kishore Behera and Kunu Behera of Cuttack.
According to sources, an argument broke out between two groups after members of a group opposed to the idol immersion procession for Lord Kartik. However, it took an ugly turn when the mob started pelting stones to each other.
On receiving information, police reached the spot and pacified the irate mob. During the investigation, six persons were apprehended for inciting the clash.
A case has been registered against the six accused persons under relevant Sections of the IPC and forwarded to court, the police said.