North 24 Parganas of West Bengal continues to be on the boil after a blasphemous Facebook post by a 17-year-old student.
Bashirhat sub-division of North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal continues to remain tense.
About four companies of BSF South Bengal Frontier has been deployed in areas like Bashirhat, Swarupnagar, Baduria and Deganga.
Internet services have been suspended in the affected areas and CRPC section 144 has been imposed.
Meanwhile, in the commotion on Tuesday night the district SP was injured while he visited the disturbed area for an operation.
Communal violence broke out in the region after a Facebook post by a teenager in Baduria block of North 24 Parganas district.
The class 11 student allegedly made defamatory post about Prophet Mohammed.
After the post went viral, a mob ransacked his house on Monday night. The 17-year-old student has been arrested by the police.
Soon after the arrest, large groups came out on the streets in various parts of Bashirhat and Barasaat sub-division of the district protesting against the Facebook post and demanding death sentence for the teenager.