Tense moments prevailed at Kallamedu in Selvapuram area on Friday, when a group of persons from the minority community objected to carrying out maintenance works at a temple there by members of the Hindu outfits, police sources said.

Revenue officials held talks with both the groups in the presence of the police. They have been called for talks on Saturday. As a precautionary measure, police pickets have been posted in the area.

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