Kolkata: Portion of a railway station complicated in West Bengal’s Howrah district was set on fireplace on Saturday by a mob who additionally thrashed safety personnel guarding it, officers mentioned.
A whole lot of individuals protesting in opposition to the amended Citizenship Act since morning had blocked roads in and across the Sankrail railway station and had set just a few retailers on fireplace, police sources mentioned.
“Later in the afternoon, they entered the station complex and set the ticket counter on fire. When RPF and railway personnel tried to stop them, they were beaten up,” a senior Railway Safety Power official mentioned.
Practice companies have been affected.