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Police brutality: Policemen caught on camera thrashing youth

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Published on 25 March 2016 7:49 AM GMT

Police brutality: Policemen caught on camera thrashing youth
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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):

Also watch: Video: Policeman beats an ex-army man in public in Kanpur

The incident:

  • 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.

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