SP chief Akhilesh shared a clip that shows UP Police men beating up people in a lock-up, with BJP MLA calling it a ‘return gift’. watch

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SP Chief Akhilesh Shares Clip In Which UP Police Beats Up People In Lock-up, BJP MLA Calls It ‘Return Gift’

Highlight

  • Akhilesh Yadav shared a video which shows some UP policemen beating up some people.
  • Men could be seen begging for mercy, but very often were beaten with sticks repeatedly.
  • Yadav said such incidents would hurt the faith of the people in the justice system.

Prophet commented: Samajwadi Party chief and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday shared a video in which some UP policemen are beating up some jailed people. Men could be seen begging for mercy, but very often were beaten with sticks repeatedly.

BJP MLA Shalabh Mani Tripathi, on the other hand, shared the same video, and captioned it “return gift for rioters”. His remark drew criticism from Twitter as well as the opposition. Tripathi used to be the media advisor to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. Akhilesh Yadav said that such incidents will hurt the faith of the people in the justice system.

The Samajwadi Party chief wrote, “Questions should be raised about such police stations… UP is number 1 in custodial deaths, it is leading in human rights violations and exploitation of Dalits.”

According to reports, the video was shot two days ago at a police station in Saharanpur, where protests and clashes broke out after Friday prayers over controversial remarks against Prophet Muhammad by two suspended BJP spokespersons Nupur Sharma and Naveen Jindal. .

At least 71 people have been arrested in Saharanpur for protesting the remarks made by two suspended BJP leaders. SP City Rajesh Kumar said, “So far 71 have been arrested. We have got CCTV footage, through which we are identifying them. We are taking action only after getting concrete evidence, so we don’t know them.” have to give.” Protest after Friday prayers in Saharanpur.

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