Video: Kolkata Cop Cornered By Men Waving BJP Flags, Hit With Sticks

Video: Kolkata Cop Cornered By Males Waving BJP Flags, Hit With Sticks

The video of a policeman being chased and overwhelmed with sticks emerged late this night from Kolkata amid the massive political row that adopted the huge violence that engulfed elements of the town throughout an anti-corruption protest by the BJP. The occasion has claimed that the violence began beneath provocation by the police, who’ve been focusing on its outstation employees earlier than they might even land in Kolkata.

In the course of the day, elements of the town become a battle zone, the place one aspect used stones and poles, and the opposite batons, tear fuel and water cannons. A police automotive was torched as effectively. A gaggle of leaders, together with Chief of the Opposition Suvendu Adhikari and MP Locket Chatterjee have been detained.

The video began with a number of males making an attempt to hit an officer carrying the crisp whites of Kolkata Police.

He’s seen making an attempt to defend himself holding a fiberglass defend to guard his head as the lads rained blows on him. As he turned on his attackers, they fled, however shortly caught an officer in khaki who was standing by the aspect of the highway.

As he began operating, the attackers, a lot of them wearing saffron shirts and carrying BJP flags, gave chase. They beat him up with lengthy poles, presumably from the flag.