Free Press Journal

Bhopal: Man injured in clash over land dispute, 3 booked


Alot : A verbal duel between Patidar community people over giving passage for land took a violent turn as one person was reportedly injured in the clash near here in village Patan on Monday evening.

Following a tip off by the villagers, a dial 100 police vehicle reached the spot and took away the injured to the police station from where he was sent to Alot civil hospital for treatment.

According to sources, there had been an old enmity between Bhanwarlal and Kailash over the issue of passage for a piece of land in Patan village. On the day of the incident, when Bhanwarlal was on his way to his field on motorcycle, Kailash, accompanied by his other family members stopped him and engaged in a verbal spat. Soon the duel took a violent turn and the trio attacked Bhanwarlal with sharp edged weapons injuring him badly. Bhanwarlal later informed police that the accused Kailash had earlier attacked him about two years ago over the same issue adding that he had lodged a police complaint in the matter then but police did not take action.

Police have registered a case against accused Kailash and his accomplices Mangilal and Mangibai under section 307 and started further investigations. All the three accused are yet to be arrested and police have launched a hunt to nab them, said police.