The death toll in Hindu-Moslem riots rose to more than 40 Thursday.

Several more bodies from Wednesday's clashes were discovered Thursday in fire-razed buildings in Rajasthan state's capital, Japiur, the United News of India reported.The conflict centers on demands by Hindu fundamentalists that a 16th century Moslem mosque be demolished and Hindu temple built in its place. Fighting has left at least 120 people dead this month.