MP: Suspected Of Torching Shop, Dalit Youths Tied To Electric Pole, Beaten
A video of the incident went viral on Sunday
Chhattarpur (MP), Mar 25 (PTI) Two Dalit youths were tied to an electric pole and beaten up at Dhamna village near here, police said on Sunday.
A video clip of the incident went viral on social media on Sunday.
Some people from the village, which is under the Bamita police station limits, beat up Punnu Ahirwar and Chhota Ahirwar on Saturday, suspecting them of torching a shop in the area the day before, police said.
Nobody has been arrested in connection with the matter as yet, said a local police officer.
District Superintendent of Police Vineet Khanna said he had asked a Sub Divisional Officer of Police (SDOP) to investigate the case thoroughly.