Hyderabad: March 8 The situation in Bhainsa town remained tense on Monday after overnight clashes between members of two communities.
Trouble broke after an argument between members of two communities in Zulfekar lane. The groups pelted stones on each other and some miscreants torched two houses.
Three persons were injured and two houses were set on fire in the town of Nirmal district, about 260 km from Hyderabad.
About 600 policemen were deployed in the communally sensitive town to prevent any further flare-ups. Some suspects were picked up in connection with the clashes.
Police also imposed prohibitory orders banning assembly of five or more persons as a precautionary measure. The SP appealed to people to cooperate in maintaining peace.