Dhule Violence

  • Maharashtra: Violence in Dhule over derogatory posts on Facebook June 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Four policemen have been injured after violence was reported in Dhule district of Maharashtra over a post on social media website Facebook. Police have taken 25 people into custody after a mob pelted stones at state transport buses. Police said the situation was now under control. The incident took place in...
  • Dhule riot: 'Police shot dead many young innocent men' January 9, 2013

    Dhule: Mistrust in police has seeped within people after communal clashes broke out in Dhule a northern town in Maharashtra on Sunday. Residents claim that police shot dead many young innocent men during the riot. Parveen Rais Patel, who lost her 17yearold son in the riot, remains inconsolable. She...
  • Maharashtra CM takes stock of situation in violencehit Dhule January 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Maharashtra government has decided to bear the expenses of the last rites of the four deceased and the medical expenses of those injured in the clashes which rocked Dhule city in north Maharashtra on Sunday. Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan took stock of the law and order situation and decided that...