Cops thrash Sikh youth in Amritsar, toss his turban, video seize goes viral
Amritsar, Could 10
A youth was thrashed by cops and his turban was tossed reportedly at Vijay Nagar police chowki right here.
A video seize of the incident went viral on social media, inviting widespread condemnation.
The identical was shared by SAD president Sukhbir Singh on his social media platform. He wrote: “Disgraceful to the max! The video coming from Amritsar has reaffirmed that the Punjab Police is uncontrolled. Attraction to CM Bhagwant Singh Mann to instantly give strict punishment to this policeman so that somebody thinks 100 instances earlier than touching any Sikh’s dastar.”
The incident occurred when two teams allegedly quarrelled on the police chowki. The youth, reportedly a mediaperson, was capturing the video, when a cop pulled him contained in the police chowki by his hair after tossing his turban.
ACP Palwinder Singh mentioned the matter was being investigated and acceptable motion can be taken.