Whenever Muslim localities and properties were attacked as revenge against some objectionable posts by some Muslims, or Muslims were targeted for allegedly carrying beef, public opinion generally decried such engineered violence.
Muslims in this patch of North 24-Parganas on the Bangladesh border, where tensions erupted at the beginning of the week after a teen’s objectionable post on social media, are pooling money to help Hindu neighbours rebuild their gutted shops and businesses.
Basirhat-Baduria violence: The state witnessed fresh bout of violence as clashes broke out between members of two communities at Baduria region earlier this week over an "objectionable" Facebook post by a young man.
Basirhat violence: The BJP delegation included Meenakshi Lekhi, Om Mathur and Satyapal Singh. The MPs were barred from visiting the disturbed areas in Bengal where riots erupted over a Facebook post. Mamata Banerjee has requested for peace in the region.