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Ruckus at Signature Bridge inauguration

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

and his supporters allegedly entered into a scuffle with members and police at inaugural event of the newly-built Signature Bridge, which termed as "unprecedented".

Tiwari and his supporters reached up to the venue in protest that he was not invited to event despite being from the area.

Kejriwal and his deputy were not present when the protest took place.

Reacting to the incident, Kejriwal tweeted, "Unprecedented. Chaos by BJP at Its a Del govt prog. Police mute spectator. Can LG, being of Del police, ensure peace and order at "

BJP, however, said that leader used abusive language and pushed Tiwari.

Tiwari had expressed displeasure over not being invited to the inaugural function and took a dig at saying he will be present at the bridge to welcome the chief minister, who is scheduled to inaugurate the bridge on Sunday.

The bridge will be thrown open for public on Monday.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sun, November 04 2018. 18:40 IST