Pandey said, "Internet has been suspended in the district till further orders. RAF and PAC has been deployed. Police force has been brought from nearby districts of Ballia, Ghazipur and Azamgarh. The situation is normal now."
Meanwhile, all the schools, colleges and 'madrasas' have been shut in view of the violence.
The videos of the violence, which have gone viral on social media, show that the computer room of Mau's Dakshintola police station being vandalised with chairs and some computers damaged.
A portion of the boundary wall of the police station was also damaged, and firemen could be seen extinguishing fire, which had erupted at one corner of the police station.