A group of people attacked and damaged a local train at Bethuadahari railway station in West Bengal’s Nadia district on Sunday evening, a police official said. It was not immediately known whether there were any casualties. The group was protesting the controversial remarks of suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma on Prophet Mohammad.
West Bengal | A local train was vandalized at Bethuadhari in Nadia district amid protests by locals against controversial religious remarks pic.twitter.com/KYdrPw0T1v
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A large number of protesters blocked the road and when the police chased them, some of them entered the station and pelted stones at a train running on a platform, the official said. He said train services on the Lalgola line have been affected due to the attack.