Punjab Minister Anil Joshi Shown Black Flags in Batala

Published: 23rd August 2015 05:14 PM  |   Last Updated: 23rd August 2015 05:14 PM   |  A+A-


BATALA: Black flags were today shown to Punjab cabinet minister Anil Joshi by SAD workers, who alleged that they were denied submission of a memorandum pertaining to local civic body to the senior BJP leader.

The SAD workers, led by local leader Balbir Singh Bittu, raised slogans against Joshi and the BJP.

The SAD workers claimed that they were prevented by the BJP workers from submitting a memorandum over some issues pertaining to the local civic body which they wanted to hand over to Joshi.

A group of BJP workers, who were also present during the incident, started to raise slogans in favour of BJP and Anil Joshi.

Police averted a clash between both ruling alliance partners.

Joshi was here to inaugurate the night shelter which was constructed by Municipal Council here.

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