Seven persons were injured when two groups of dalits clashed with stones in Vasipallipadu village in Tangutur police station limits on Tuesday.

On information, a police party rushed to the village and restored order.

Two of the injured were admitted to hospital, the Tangutur police said.

Assistant Superintendent of Police R. Jayalakshmi visited the trouble-torn village where police pickets were posted to avert any further trouble.

Assistant Superintendent of Police R. Jayalakshmi visited the trouble-torn village