In the state of Madhya Pradesh, a man was brutally beaten by two police officers in the presence of his son for not wearing a mask.
A 1.54-minute video of the incident in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, has gone viral on social media. The incident comes as the corona epidemic is spreading in India again, where two policemen actions have condemnable by the public for the attacks on a man for not wearing a mask.
“My father was in the hospital when the police took me to the police station because the mask had slipped while I was taking food. I begged him to come after a while. But they did not accept it and attacked me, ”the victim told ANI.
Meanwhile, SP of Indore told ANI that “when the police tried to take the person to the police station, the person tried to attack the police officers and cut the video footage in order to disturb the police.”
He also said that the police had done it also wrong and had fired them.
“My father was brutally beaten for the reason that the mask was down. They did not listen to me, “said the victim’s son, according to India Today. This incident has drawn strong condemnation on social media.
- Arun Prasad, Student Journalist (Training)