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Assam man prays for tricolor at IGI airport

The incident reportedly took place on May 8 when a defendant identified as Mohammed Tariq Aziz was heading from Dubai to Dimapur. Around 5 pm, he spread the Indian flag on the floor between his boarding gates 1 and 3 and stood on it to serve catfish.

CISF Jawan was detained and later handed over to the Delhi police after seeing him downplaying the flag.

Delhi police then scanned CCTV footage of the CISF complaint and registered a FIR against him under the U / S2 prevention of insults of the 1971 National Honor Act.

“Assam-based Md Tariq Aziz had to arrive from Dubai on flight 6E24 and then to Dimapur on flight Indigo 6E 5398. About 0046-0050 hours, he spread the Indian flag on the floor and on top of it. He was standing. He was praying for catfish between boarding gates 1 and 3. His activity turned out to be suspicious and undesirable. He disrespects the flag, “the police FIR read.

All Aziz travel documents, including passports, have been confiscated. However, he was later released on bail.

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