A video has been circulating over social media showing two Sikh brothers being beaten brutally on the road by the policemen. Granthi Singh Prem Singh and his brother were thrashed brutally in the public. Their dastars were removed and the brothers were dragged by their hair in the shopping area of Barwani.
Sikh24 has learned that ASI Sitaram Bhatnagar and Head Constable Mohan Jamre who been identified and have been suspended for the incident. After the video of the incident went viral on social media, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan condemned the incident and suspended the 2 policemen and directed the Indore Inspector General to examine the case.
SGPC President told Sikh24 that it’s very unfortunate Granthi Prem Singh was brutally thrashed by the police officials. “Seeing a Granthi Singh beaten and pulled by his hair is utterly disgraceful and something Sikhs will not accept,” he said.
He called upon the Madhya Pradesh government to take strict action against the guilty police officers. He told Sikh24 that SGPC has reached out to Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan seeking punishment for the cops.