Tension in Nashik as Karnataka Maharashtra border row escalates

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Tension prevails in Nashik city as the border row between the Indian states of Karnataka and Ma-harashtra escalates.

Maharashtra organisation, Swarajya Sangathan, protested in Nashik, today, against the Karnataka border issue. The protesters sprayed black ink on banner of Karnataka bank and raised slogans. Maharashtra, since its inception in 1960, has been entangled in a dispute with Karnataka over the status of Belgaum district and 80 other Marathi-speaking villages, which are in the control of Karna-taka.—KMS