Sikar, August 9
Two folks had been arrested for allegedly assaulting a 52-year-old auto-rickshaw driver after he refused to chant “Modi zindabad” and “Jai Shri Ram” in Rajasthan’s Sikar, police have mentioned.
Gaffar Ahmed Kacchawa complained to police that the accused stole his wristwatch and cash; broke his enamel and left him with a swollen eye and accidents on face after he refused to take action.
According to the FIR, round four am on Friday, Gaffar was returning after dropping passengers at a close-by village when the 2 males in a automotive stopped him and requested for tobacco.
However, they declined to take the tobacco he supplied and allegedly requested him to chant “Modi zindabad” and “Jai Shri Ram”, police mentioned.
On his refusal, they thrashed him with a stick.
“We arrested two people on Friday after the complaint was lodged. Preliminary investigation suggests that the accused misbehaved and thrashed the victim under the influence of alcohol,” mentioned Pushpendra Singh, SHO of the Sikar Sadar police station.
The accused had been recognized as Shambhu Dayal Jat (35) and Rajendra Jat (30). — PTI