A social media post has been found in circulation claiming Police have filed FIRs against Muslims kids and Bengaluru Police are targeting the community.
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Below image/video has been found as circulating on social media.
The video is misleading. The incident happened on 08/05/2020 when the boys were found roaming in two wheeler near Sahakarnagar park, suspected citizens caught them and enquired about the neccessity of their roaming around there. On knowing that they are from Padarayanapura a corona hotspot they were thrashed by angry mob, a police constable also found to be present. The incident needs to be investigated. A case in Kodigehalli police station u/s 341,323,504,324 r/w 34IPC been registered on the complaint of one of the victim and is under investigation regarding high handedness and thrashing of boys. Bangalore police is committed to act against the culprits whoever are involved.
The department has taken note of the abusive language used by the officer and the assault done by a bystander on the two accused. Strict action shall be taken against them as well, if any, after the required investigation.
We request the public to be cooperative with the Police department who have been working day and night for the safely of every individual of the City and State. The Administration, Health Department, Police Department and the Public will have to work hand in hand in such unforseen unprecedented situation the world is under today.