Army Thrashes Alto Driver Ruthlessly at Nowgam Chowk,Pulls and drags him out of car & then Beaten with Sticks & Butt Stocks
Army terms it as Baseless
“Undoubtedly it was mere hooliganism from the side of the army. It is high time for authorities to inculcate right lesson to army soldiers on the streets” Izzat Amin Mughal (eyewitness)
Aadil Farooq Nowgam CNS, Nov 21: Army on Saturday evening pulled and dragged the Alto driver out of his car and starting thrashing him ruthlessly with sticks and Butt stocks of Ak47 at Nowgam Chowk.
When a few policemen posted at the Chowk tried to intervene army pushed them away with force. The eyewitness namely Izat Amin Mughal told CNS that the army men tried to push the driver- a young boy into the army vehicle although he was repeatedly begging them for mercy despite not being guilty.
Meanwhile, Izat who was present on the spot rescued the youth from the clutches of the army. The local residents are anguished over the incident and have demanded FIR against the army men involved in beating the young boy.
After rescuing the boy from the clutches of army, Izat Amin wrote on his facebook wall, “Undoubtedly it was mere hooliganism from the side of the army. It is high time for authorities to inculcate right lesson to army soldiers on the streets”
The social media users have widely appreciate the courage and of Izat Amin Mughal for saving the boy.
Earlier on October 23 same incident happened at Rawalpora Chowk on same highway in which two youth were thrashed to “pulp without any reason or rhyme” which later had sparked protests in the area.
When CNS contacted army spokesperson Rajesh Kalia, he termed the claims as baseless and denied involvement of any army personnel in thrashing of the civilian (Alto Driver). (CNS)