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The workers of Punjab BJP Yuva Morcha reached Chandigarh on Monday to surround the official residence of CM Amarinder Singh. The demonstration here took place on the instructions of Punjab BJP President Ashwani Sharma. He alleges that before the last assembly elections, the Congress made many promises with the aim of taking political advantage but later did not fulfill it. On Monday, all the youth gathered in the parade ground. From there proceeded towards the CM residence and broke the barricades of Chandigarh Police. After this the police chased the youths using tear gas shells, lathi charge, water gallon.
Seeing the matter not calming down, the BJYM leaders and workers were arrested by the police, who were later released. On this occasion, Punjab BJP General Secretary Subhash Sharma, Jeevan Gupta, Yuva Morcha in-charge Rajesh Honey along with State General Secretary of Yuva Morcha Dipanshu Ghai, State Vice President Ashok Sareen Hickey, Salil Kapoor, Abhishek Dhawan, Shinu Goyal, Secretary Ashutosh Tiwari, Dilesh Hundreds of workers including Sharma were present.