Rajgarh (MP), Jan 25 (PTI) Tension gripped the town ofKhilchipur, about 20 km from here, following a disputebetween two communities today.
The incident occurred when a person belonging to aparticular community tore off a poster, resulting in a clashwith another community, police said.
The mob set a few shops afire.
District administration immediately took precautionarymeasures and imposed section 144 in the town and deployedadditional forces.
Rajgarh Collector M B Ojha and Superintendent of PoliceK B Sharma have reached the town.
The situation is still tense but under control, policesaid.