Acting swiftly the Market police station has held as many as 17 persons in connection with the stone pelting at Kamat galli on Sunday night.
Tension prevailed in some parts city on Monday after a group of miscreants hurled stones at Alavan galli in Shahapur police station limits on Sunday night. Also stone pelting was reported from Kore Galli.
The police have made arrests only in case of Kamat galli and are searching for the miscreants who pelted stones in Shahpur.
Former MLA Abhay Patil laid a siege to Shahpur police station demanding action against the miscreants, who were involved in stone pelting incident last night.
They blocked the road and were protesting for the arrests of the culprits.
This is a major incident after the one which occurred in Bhadkal Galli during November end.