Dhulagarh is a small town in Howrah district 30 kms from Kolkata where communal clashes took place between Hindu and Muslims on December 2016.

Dhulagarh has the same ratio of Hindus and Muslims and  falls under both Panchla and Sankrail district controlled by the respective police administrations.

On 13th of December riots broke out in the area, the starting point of which was a procession to celebrate the occasion of Milad un Nabi (birth of Muhammed).The carnage carried on till the 14th.

Dynt sent a team on field for investigation.