Gwalior: Members of BJP's youth wing on Sunday clashed with activists of Ambedkar Vichar Manch (AVM) in Gwalior during a lecture by JNU professor Vivek Kumar at a function organised by AVM.
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The incident took place at at around 4 pm at Municipal Corporation's Bal Bhawan auditorium, sources said.
"BJYM members stormed Bal Bhawan, chanted slogans and tried to disrupt the function alleging that it threatened peace," they said.
A heated exchange took place among the members of both the groups and a clash ensued. However, there were no reports of anybody getting hurt in the incident.
Based on a complaint filed by AVM leader Dinesh Maurya, BJYM district president Vivek Sharma and several others have been booked under Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, police said.