Madhya Pradesh/ 150 VHP, Bajrang Dal workers booked for celebratory firing in Gwalior

Gwalior: Around 150 people associated with the Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Bajrang Dal have been booked in Madhya Pradesh after they allegedly opened celebratory fire at a Gwalior school while performing ‘shastra puja’. Local police filed an FIR against the 150 people.

During a shastra puja event at Saraswati Shishu Mandir at Nadigate in Gwalior on Tuesday, a group of Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Bajrang Dal workers allegedly carried out a procession that ended at a school where they began made celebratory firing from guns.

The workers allegedly opened fire even after being warned by the police to avoid doing so. Around seven rounds of bullets were fired. A video of the workers firing in the air went viral soon after the incident.