Uttar Pradesh : In a shocking incident reported from UP’s Amroha district, a video grab is going viral on social media where one can see a man identified as a BJP leader from Amroha allegedly thrashing a disabled man with a stick outside the Sambhal SDM’s office after the latter criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi and UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath while repeatedly chanting “Akhilesh Yadav Zindabad”.
Disabled man thrashed by BJP leader for chanting “Akhilesh Yadav Zindabad”
The video has gone viral on social media platforms of Facebook and Twitter with people slamming the BJP leader, identified as Mohammad Mian.
In the video, Mian can be seen hitting a disabled man, identified as 22 year old Manoj Gujjar, with a stick, trying to shove it in the latter’s mouth who can be heard saying, “vote to Akhilesh ko hi dunga (I will only vote for Akhilesh).”
UP’s BJP leader thrashes disabled man
According to reports, the incident occurred when a delegation of BJP leaders along with Sambhal district president Rajesh Singhal went to meet Sambhal sub-divisional magistrate Dipender Yadav inside the collectorate.
After the incident came to light, SDM Singhal ordered police to arrest the disabled man. Gurjjar, the disabled man in the video grab is known to be a history sheeter as reported by the police. He even has a criminal record and is quite common face at Amsoli Police Station.
After the video went viral, the BJP leader seen in the video, said that Gujjar was using abusive language against BJP leaders due to which the BJP lost his temper and couldn’t control his anger and thus thrashed the man.