A heavy police contingent, along with the Rapid Action Force, was deployed in east Delhi's Trilokpuri area after two groups clashed on the night of Diwali. Authorities have imposed prohibitory orders under Section 144 and over 60 people have been arrested.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan had its impact in the post-Diwali cleaning exercise in Guwahati on Friday with the Guwahati Municipal Corporation clearing the wastes from the roads early Friday morning.
Five persons, including a tea garden official, were injured and two vehicles damaged in a grenade blast by suspected NDFB-Songbijit militants at Itakhola in Assam's Sonitpur district along Arunachal Pradesh on Friday evening, police said.
A student from Hyderabad, accused by the police of being a point-person in the city for two alleged SIMI activists from Maharashtra, emerged before the media today, alleging that the police version of him abetting terror and absconding was a lie.