Police brutality: Policemen caught on camera thrashing youth
Hardoi: In yet another case of police brutality, a young man was arrested and mercilessly beaten by the police with leather belt on suspicion of a theft case at City Kotawali in Hardoi district of Uttar Pradesh on Wednesdaylast.
One of the acquaintances of the arrested youth made a video of the police thrashing from his mobile. The video is available with newztrack.com (watch below):
- The Kotwali police, on Wednesday, arrested a youth accused of theft at a local mobile store.
- The arrested youth, identified as Neeraj, alleged that he was named in the theft along with two others.
- The police had put all the three accused behind the lock-up without any documentation.
- Meanwhile, the three accused started quarrelling within the lock-up.
- Irked policemen tied Neeraj with a pole and started whipping him.
- When the video of the police brutality went viral on the social media, they refused to give any version.
- Three police personnel had been suspended after the video went viral.