The Supreme Court on Thursday extended the status quo until further orders on the issue of demolition of buildings in violence-hit Jahangirpuri area of the national capital.
The Supreme Court has ordered status quo on the demolition drive started by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation against alleged encroachers in Jahangirpuri.
The MCD has asked for 400 personnel from Delhi Police to handle the law and order during the drive.
Members of two communities clashed in Jahangirpuri and adjoining areas during a Hanuman Jayanti Procession. Several people, including cops were injured in the riots.