Kodala IIC suspended
"The situation is normal and there is no untoward incident," he said. More than 150 police personnel were deployed in the village to maintain law and order. Besides the death of two persons, 53 people including 36 policemen were injured in the clash between police and a mob.
The mob attacked the policemen when they were returning after rescuing three persons detained by villagers on the charge of practising witchcraft. The government has ordered a judiciary inquiry into the incident and announced Rs two lakh to each family of the deceased as ex-gratia.