Jamshedpur: Situated in Munshi Mohalla at Mango turned tense for few hours on Saturday evening when two factions belonging to different communities clashed near the main road. The situation was however controlled by a prompt district administration.
Sources said the incident took place late in the evening when the two factions reportedly fell out over some petty dispute. Soon both sides pelted stones on each other, causing the situation to aggravate further.
Alarmed over the news of the clash, district police authorities led by senior superintendent of police (SSP), East Singhbhum, Anup T Mathew, and SP City Prashant Anand, reached the scene.
The senior officials removed several trouble-mongers from the scene and talked to local residents including senior citizens to control the situation.
They warned the culprits against fomenting further tension in the locality. They said stringent action will be taken against those trying to disturb peace in the area.