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Curfew in M'dhilla, starting from tonight

Published the:  04/04/2011

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April 4, 2011 - TAP - A curfew has been decided as of Monday in M'dhilla, Gafsa governorate, from 09:00 p.m. to 05:00 a.m., until further notice, a communique released by the local governor made known.
The decision was taken following clashes and other acts of violence in the town, on Sunday night and Monday, which caused, according to medical sources, several injuries - most of them minor ones.
A quarrel, involving a small number of individuals, degenerated into a violent confrontation opposing relatives of the belligerents and sparked off the whole trouble, police and army sources pointed out to TAP News Agency's correspondent.
According to eye witnesses, the security forces and National Army were deployed in the town to avoid further violence.