The violent mob set two buses on fire and damaged many shops and other properties in Kasganj area.
The statue of the football legend is located on a riverside promenade known as the Walkway of Glory in the Buenos Aires port district of Puerto Madero.
The activists dispersed after the police used light force on them. Eight people have been detained following the violence and proceedings were on against 30-40 other people, a police official said.
Hardik Patel and others are accused of ransacking the office of Visnagar MLA Rishikesh Patel during the protest rally of Patidar community in July 2015.
The 34-year-old former Arsenal and Manchester United star is the Netherlands' all-time top scorer with 50 goals.
A scuffle broke out during a general body meeting of the civic body here today after two AIMIM corporators refused to stand up when 'Vande Mataram' was played.
The case has been filed in Darbhanga district of the state against the Rashtriya Janata Dal leader over his tweet that sought to equate the national song with beating up or killing people