X450e-48p routing all multicast traffic to other switch

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I've all my devices running on switch1 X450e-48p "ExtremeXOS version" switch. All of its ports are filled when i added another switch (switch 2) with same os and model behind switch 1 all the multicast traffic from switch 1 to switch 2 is being forwarded on uplink port between switches.

Kindly help to fix this behavior.
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What kind of multicast traffic are  you seeing?  Control traffic i.e. PIM exchanges between routers if configured or actual data streams? A multicast stream will not reach an upstream vlan unless there is a host requesting the stream in that destination vlan OR if you have turned off IGMP snooping.