Delhi: 15 injured as communities clash in Sangam Park area

New Delhi: At least 15 people were injured in clashes that erupted between the members of two communities in northwest Delhi's Sangam Park area on Saturday evening.

According to reports, the violence erupted after a youth was thrashed by some locals when he was caught allegedly trying to forcefully enter the residence of a family belonging to another community.

Several police teams were deployed in the area by midnight and a case of rioting has been registered.

The injured have been hospitalized and the police are questioning the locals to ascertain the identity of those involved in violence.

(With agency inputs)

News24 Bureau