Intercommunal clashes left nine people wounded in the Bhathipura area of Ahmedabad district (Gujarat state) on Sunday, March 31. Police arrested 15 people following the unrest. Similar intercommunal clashes are possible in the area over the coming days.
The clashes reportedly broke out after members of a Muslim community took offense to women from an adjacent community drying clothes on the wall of a burial site around Bhathipura.
Individuals in Ahmedabad district are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid all demonstrations and sites of intercommunal unrest as a precaution, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.
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