Blank firing during group clash in city
Bhubaneswar: Tension erupted at Lingipur square under Dhauli police limits in Bhubaneswar on Friday after blank firings occurred between two groups during a clash over suspected past rivalry.
According to sources, a tussle took place between the two groups, when one of the group members opened blank firing on the other group members.
Later, one of the groups staged a road blockade by burning tyres affecting vehicular movements in the area.
The agitators demanded the arrest of the accused people of the other group for opening fire on them. On being informed, Dhauli police reached the spot and controlled the situation.