Clash in Valachchennai

A clash occurred between two groups in Valchchennai this evening, the police said.
The clash occurred between two communities over the distribution of water for farmland in the area.
At least 3 people were injured in the clash and had to be admitted to hospital for treatment.
The police said that police reinforcements had to be sent to the area to bring the situation under control. (Colombo Gazette)