A mob vandalized the residence of Congress MLA Akhanda Srinivas Murthy in Bangalore over a derogatory social media post by his nephew on Tuesday. The incident befell after the post that was derogatory to Islam and its perception went viral on Social Media.
After the incident, the police rushed to the spot to carry the state of affairs beneath management. Meanwhile, a whole lot extra gathered and march in direction of DJ Halli Police Station, torching down automobiles outdoors the police station and demanding FIR and speedy arrest. Karnataka dwelling minister Basavaraj Bommai mentioned that strict motion can be taken in opposition to the responsible and several other particular groups have been fashioned to nab culprits.
फेसबुक पर एक विवादित पोस्ट को लेकर गुस्साई भीड़ ने #Bengaluru के KG हल्ली, कावल बायरसन्द्रा और DJ हल्ली इलाकों में गाड़ियों को आग के हवाले किया है, तोड़फोड़ की है, MLA अखण्ड श्रीनिवास मूर्ति के घर में भी तोड़फोड़ हुई है, भारी संख्या में पुलिस बल की तैनाती की गई है। @indiatvnews pic.twitter.com/pbnRJctbse
— T Raghavan (@NewsRaghav) August 11, 2020
2 confirmed dying and extra then 100 miscreants arrested by police.
Curfew is in place in affected areas.
Home minister @BSBommai has ordered strict punishment for individuals who indulge in the violence. Several spl groups fashioned to nab culprits. @indiatvnews pic.twitter.com/RTFX31UbN6
— T Raghavan (@NewsRaghav) August 12, 2020
According to information company ANI, two people have been killed in police firing and as many as 60 police personnel sustained accidents in the violence.
Meanwhile, the accused Naveen has been arrested for sharing the derogatory post on social media. Section 144 has been imposed throughout Bengaluru following the violence that erupted in some elements of the town.
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