Mobile internet services will continue to be suspended in Nuh district until Wednesday, August 2, following clashes between two groups, as authorities respond to the situation.
Reacting to the violence, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar expressed suspicion of a “conspiracy” behind the clashes. He called the incident unfortunate and said it seems like a big conspiracy was behind the violence. Five people, including two home guards, lost their lives in the clash on Monday.
सुनियोजित और षडयंत्र पूर्ण तरीके से नूंह में सामाजिक यात्रा को भंग करने के लिए आक्रमण किया गया और पुलिस को भी निशाना बनाया गया, जो बड़ी साजिश की तरफ इशारा करता है।
केंद्र और प्रदेश सरकार की ओर से भेजे गए सुरक्षा बल फिलहाल वहाँ तैनात हैं और स्थिति पर नियंत्रण पा लिया गया है।… pic.twitter.com/BhHI7czrVd
— Manohar Lal (@mlkhattar) August 1, 2023
As a result of the clashes, a curfew has been imposed in the Nuh area, and heavy police deployment is in place in Nuh district and nearby areas. Section 144 has been imposed in certain places, and around 44 FIRs have been registered, with 70 people taken into custody. The Chief Minister assured that strict action will be taken against those involved.
Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij also mentioned that the situation in Nuh is under control, with internet services suspended and a curfew imposed. Adequate police deployments have been made in the area and nearby districts. Additional forces are being brought in from other parts of Haryana, and senior IPS officers are overseeing the maintenance of law and order.
Given the situation, mobile internet services will remain suspended until Wednesday in Nuh district, and prohibitory orders are in place after the clashes. In Gurugram, all educational institutions, including schools, colleges, and coaching centers, will remain closed on Tuesday as a precautionary measure.
The deceased home guards were identified as Neeraj and Gursevak, who were deployed at Khedali Daula police station. The injured personnel are receiving treatment at Gurugram’s Medanta Hospital. Authorities are closely monitoring the situation, and senior officials are actively involved in handling the matter.