Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel was on Thursday shown black flags at the airport here during a protest by Congress workers against demonetisation.
Police sources said when the RBI Governor arrived at the N S C Bose airport, Congress workers staged a demonstration and showed him black flags.
They also raised slogans â€œUrjit Patel go backâ€ and â€œUrjit Patel hai haiâ€. The security personnel managed to escort the RBI Governor inside the airport.
Earlier in the day, Trinamool Congress and the CPI(M) had staged a demonstration outside the RBI office here where Patel was present during the central board meeting of RBI.