The Uttar Pradesh police have arrested a person in Ghaziabad for allegedly thrashing a Muslim boy who had entered a temple to drink water. The arrest was made after the police observed a video doing rounds on the social media exhibiting the accused man beating up the boy whilst he pleaded for mercy.
According to the stories, the accused man has been recognized as Shrungi Yadav, son Ashwani Kumar Yadav, from Bihar.
In the video, the accused Yadav may be seen asking the boy his and his father’s identify. Upon studying that he’s Muslim, Yadav requested the boy why he had entered the temple, to which the latter replied that he needed to drink water. Yadav then thrashed him black and blue whilst he pleaded for mercy.
Taking quick cognizance of the, the Ghaziabad Police swung into motion and arrested the person. In a Twitter submit, the UP police stated, “the person who formed the team and beat him up – Shringi Nandan Yadav, son Ashwani Kumar Yadav, resident of Gopalpur Police Station, Bhagalpur, Bihar was arrested and the procedure related to case registration / legal action was made.”
उपरोक्त वीडियो का तत्काल संज्ञान लेकर टीम गठित कर मार पिटाई करने वाले व्यक्ति- श्रृंगी नंदन यादव पुत्र अश्वनी कुमार यादव निवासी गोपालपुर थाना संवारा भागलपुर बिहार को हिरासत में लिया गया एवं मुकदमा पंजीकरण/वैधानिक कार्रवाई संबंधी प्रक्रिया प्रचलित की गई pic.twitter.com/QBYdMI741O
— GHAZIABAD POLICE (@ghaziabadpolice) March 12, 2021
The video of the incident has gone viral on the social media triggering outrage amongst individuals who condemned the inhuman incident demanding motion towards the accused. The clip was reportedly first uploaded on an Instagram account named Hindu Ekta Sangh.