Video: Assam Auto Driver Punched, Kicked By Cops For Not Stopping

Video: Cops Kick Assam Auto Driver for Not Stopping

A driver of an autorickshaw was kicked and thrashed repeatedly by two civilian policemen on a street near Assam’s Karbi Anglong. He had allegedly failed to stop after being signalled by the officers.

On Sunday, the incident in Bokajan was caught on video. The footage has been widely shared on social media, sparking debate about police brutality.

The victim is shown in red shorts and a T-shirt. Two police officers then take turns attacking him. One of the officers, dressed in uniform, throws full punches. The other uses a baton and thrashs the helpless man.

The policemen is seen holding the man by his neck and rushing him into the waiting police car.