The desecration of statues of Dalit icon Dr BR Ambedkar has triggered unrest in different parts of the country in the past, and now miscreants seem to have found a new target in BSP founder Kanshi Ram, whose statue was vandalised in Gurugaon.

In a shocking video footage, a group of unidentified men, with their faces covered, are seen entering the Ambedkar Bhavan premises in Gurugaon, as one of them is seen smashing Dalit leader Kanshi Ram's statue with a hammer and fleeing the spot.

The incident occurred around 3 on Monday afternoon in Sector 4 of Gurugaon.

The action has caused unrest among Dalits in Gurugaon, who have warned the police of protests if the culprits are not apprehended soon, ABP News reported