Hyderabad, April 24: Tension gripped Abids area on Saturday when a Muslim girl came out of a theatre along with a non Muslim boy after watching film.
Two Muslim youth asked regarding the relationship and affair of the couple on which both the boy and the girl raised objection. The enraged youth clung boy’s collar and tried to stop the girl however the girl fled on non Muslim boy’s instruction.
Seeing the arguments among the three youth, people of majority community gathered around and started assaulting Muslim youth. In a short while a large number of persons belonging to majority community from Begum Bazar reached Abids.
However police intervened and the violence was averted.
Muslim youth clarified that they were trying to obtain girl’s address in order to bring the matter to the notice of her parents. However they failed in their attempt and became the victim of assault.