Published On : Sun, Jul 18th, 2021

After a video went Viral,13 youngsters detained for rioting in Nagpur

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Nagpur: City police detained 13 youngsters after a video of them brandishing swords, sticks and iron rods went viral. They have been rounded up by Pachpaoli cops. Police sources said the video was shot a couple of days ago.

At least a dozen youths on motorcycles were seen moving in Pachpaoli area with swords, sticks and iron rods. Later, one Pandhari Khapekar, a resident of Tandapeth, had also lodged a complaint regarding some youths who had come to his place searching for his son Shubham.

On the basis of the complaint and after scanning CCTV footages, the Pachpaoli police detained 13 youths, including one Abdul Jahid, a resident of Kavrapeth, Shanti Nagar.

The clip went viral, forcing the cops to act. Police said some four months ago, Shubham had a altercation with Abdul’s younger brother. So now Abdul wanted to take an revenge of his brother, police said.