Bengaluru News: Violence erupted in Bengaluru over a Facebook post, 3 killed, 60 police officers injured
Hello, friends Violence erupted in East Bengaluru on Tuesday night over a Facebook post. The police lathi-charged the crowd to control the atmosphere. Fired tear gas shells and fired. Bengaluru Police Commissioner Kamal Pant said that three people have died in police firing in DJ Halli area of East Bengaluru. The same 60 policemen are also injured.
Section 144 applies in entire Bangalore:
The curfew will remain in the areas of DJ Halli and KG Halli police stations till Thursday morning. Section 144 applies to the entire Bangalore. The Commissioner has said that the situation is under control at the moment. Police arrested, accused of Congress MLA Akhand Srinivas Murthy, in this case.
Let me tell you that in Pulakeshi Nagar on Tuesday night, the mob ransacked the police station and the residence of Congress MLA Akhand Srinivas Murthy. The incident occurred after an alleged relative of the MLA shared a post about the communal issue on social media.
Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai condemned the incident:
Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai condemned the incident and appealed to the people to maintain law and order. According to sources, people were agitated after the alleged provocative post of a relative of Congress MLA Akhand Srinivas Murthy and attacked the MLA’s residence. The MLA was not at his home at the time of the incident.
Know about the case in detail:
The violent mob tried to target a temple. But some people stood in front of them and saved the temple from any damage. After that, many videos are going viral on social media. One such 19-second video has become quite viral on social media.
It can be seen that violent mobs are moving to target the temple, but some Muslim youths surrounded them and prevented them from doing so. In the video, people say, “Do not do this for the sake of Allah.”