2015 Nadia riots
|2015 Nadia riots|
|Date||5 May 2015|
Nadia district, West Bengal, India|
Nadia riots was a large scale communal riot  that occurred in Kaliganj block, Nadia district of West Bengal during 5 May 2015. 4 people were killed and 8 injured . The victims belonged to the same family. Some sources claimed five people were killed. Mainstream media and local politicians didn't condemn the incidents as the victims were from Scheduled Caste Hindus and accused are Muslims.
Nadia has seen communal tensions in the past.
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