Guwahati, November 30: In another similar incident, Aizawl FC fans were allegedly abused by East Bengal supporters during an I-League match between the two teams on Tuesday at the Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata.
Image source: Aizawl FC Facebook Page
As many as eight East Bengal supporters have been arrested in connection with the incident. A civic police volunteer, Arghya Halder, also got beaten when he had asked the East Bengal brigade to leave the stands if they could not be respectful towards the fans of Aizawl FC.
It may noted that few youths from Northeast were also allegedly harassed in Chennai’s Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium by locals during Indian Super League match between North East United FC and Chennaiyin FC on November 23, as shown in a video that went viral on social media.