December 14, 2020. Silchar: Hindu-Muslim clashes in Silchar saw another spark on Sunday, 13 December when a few youths locked horns on the issue of an elderly hindu women being harassed by some muslims near Mahajan Baari, Malugram, Silchar.
As accounted by witnesses, soon the argument progressed into a head-on fight after more people joined in from both the communities upon hearing about the commotion.
Atleast seven people (from both parties) sustained minor injuries and were taken to the Silchar Civil Hospital, from where they were released upon proper treatment.
Both the parties involved in the clash lodged FIRs against each other at the Malugram police station but no arrest was made under these reports. But security measures have been taken by the local authorities to prevent any future scuffle