Tension erupted in Karimganj on Monday night after three men were arrested by Ratabari police for alleged involvement in illegal selling of camel meat in the region.
The three accused have been identified as Sadik Ali, Abdul Motlib and Moinuddin. One of the three accused is a Panchayat representative and their arrest agitated the locals who even protested against the police.
Reportedly, five camels were smuggled from Rajasthan to Karimganj by a man called Sikander Ali. An FIR has been lodged against him. Police is interrogating the three nabbed for now.