One person was killed and six others were injured after members of two communities clashed at Chatela village in Muzaffarnagar yesterday.
The clash broke out after two men, Rajkumar and Shavaiz, entered into an argument following a quarrel between their children.
Following the clash, members of the two groups attacked each other with sticks, leaving six injured and one dead, said police.
After Rajkumar received severe injuries, he was taken to a hospital where he was declared brought dead by the doctors.
The injured are undergoing treatment at the health facility.
Two people have been arrested and a search has been launched to nab the remaining accused, said police.
Police personnel have been deployed in the village to thwart any untoward incident, they further said.
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