**Bhubaneswar:** Tension erupted in Khandagiri area here after some transgenders allegedly assaulted some youths and snatched money from them on Sunday night.
As per sources, the transgenders were later detained by some locals and handed them over to police.
Later, the locals blocked a road and torched a vehicle alleging that the transgenders are creating nuisance on a regular basis in the area. They also alleged that the transgenders have the support from the local policemen to run their illegal business.
On the other hand, the transgenders have refuted the allegations saying they are innocent and instead they were assaulted for no reason.
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