On January 23, some anti-social people stormed in the Himalaya Mall, located in the Gurukul road of Ahmedabad, and burnt it, and caused lot of damage to the parking of the mall. Besides this, 35 vehicles in the parking lot were burnt by the fire. Police had to conduct two rounds of firing due to the overloading of anti-social elements in Himalaya Mall.
Himalaya mall of Ahmedabad has been closed following protests by the anti-social elements against the Padmavat film. The mall has been kept closed keeping in mind the law and security and a notice has been issues outside the mall regarding same. The SRP team, including the police personnels, was deployed at this place.