Following the violent clashes in Baduria and Basirhat areas of West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas over a Facebook post, Section 144 was imposed in Basirhat on Wednesday.
Earlier in the day, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) sought a detailed report from the Mamata Banerjee-led Government.
Communal violence broke out in North 24 Parganas district on Monday over a controversial Facebook post, following which several shops were torched and houses ransacked in Baduria, Tentulia and Golabari.
On Monday night, the Baduria Police Station was attacked and set ablaze.
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