Surrounding Protests by CPIM party in the state,there were scattered multiple incidence of violence that heated up the entire state.
Ex CM, present leader of opposition Manik Sarkar marched with supporters on the roads of the capital to protest against the failures of central BJP govt.
Mr sarkar was later arrested by Police.He voluntarily submitted to the police.
However on his arrest, supporters turned against the police and protested.
BJP criticised the protests and blamed CPIM party for inciting violence.
Manik sarkar labelled the central govt as complete failure in all fronts.
Accornding to Manik sarkar the democratic environment in the country is lost.
He told the govt to take lesson from China and North korea.
He also advocated for a united front to stop BJP.
Moreover the number of casualties in todays violence was 20 which included supporters from both parties.