Amidst the brewing protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act, controversial statements have been recorded from the side of a senior police officer in Meerut. A video of the SP saying the protestors to go to Pakistan is doing rounds on media.
The video is from 20th December when four persons died during protests against the new citizenship law in Merrut. The video shows the SP of Meerut police Akhilesh N Singh threatening the 4 protestors by saying, “Kahan jaoge, is gali ko theek kar doonga (Where will you go, I will sort out this lane)”.
The video further shows Singh saying, to the locals “Yeh jo kaali aur peeli patti baande huye hain inse keh do Pakistan chale jao…khaoge yahan ka, gaoge kahin aur ka… Yeh gali mujhe yaad ho gayi hai. Aur jab mujhe yaad ho jaata hai toh mein naani tak pahunch jaata hun (The ones tying black and yellow bands, tell them to go to Pakistan. You eat here but sing praises of another place… This lane is now familiar to me. And once I remember, I can even reach your grandmother)”.
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