PTI | Last Modified - Sep 12, 2011, 06:19 PM IST
Agra: Angry over a broken statue of B R Ambedkar, members of Dalit community on Monday blocked traffic at the national highway in Agra and pelted stones on police.
A senior police officer said, "There was tension among the Dalit community when the statue of Ambedkar at Balkeshwar in New Agra area was found broken this morning. A huge crowd gathered and blocked the Water works crossing at national highway 2 here."
According to him, when police reached the spot to maintain calm, the angry crowd pelted stones on them.
A case has been registered against the agitators.