New Delhi, May 15: The Kolkata police on Wednesday registered two First Information Reports (FIRs) against BJP President Amit Shah in connection with the violence that erupted during his road show in Kolkata on Tuesday.
The FIRs were filed at Jorasanko and Amherst Street police stations – after the clash between the BJP and the TMC supporters on Tuesday evening.
The FIRs were registered based on complaints filed by students affiliated with Trinamool Chhatra Parishad (TMCP) of Vidyasagar College and Calcutta University.
The students alleged that the BJP workers entered the Calcutta University’s Vidyasagar College premises, vandalised the statue and set it on fire. The cadres also assaulted the students during the incident.
On Tuesday, a clash had erupted between the members of Trinamool Congress students’ union and the saffron party activists, participating in Shah’s rally, outside the Calcutta University campus and Vidyasagar College.