Since Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a 21-day nationwide lockdown to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, after Modi observing Janta curfew on March 22, PM ordered for lockdown. In this lockdown, police officials are ensuring that nobody moves outside on the streets without any valid reason. They give permission to those people only who are providing essential services.
The administration Isn’t shying away from taking strict measures against those people who are violating this lockdown. And even they apply Lathi charge also if they needed. Several videos from across the nation are making their way to the internet where policemen can be seen beating up everyone. This type of videos is trending on the internet and other social media sites.
There is the same type of video that has gone viral on the internet. Where a man with long white hair getting beaten up by the police. After watching this video, the social media users quickly come to the conclusion that it was the filmmaker Sudhir Mishra who was beaten up by the police and the lockdown.
In fact, the Facebook user” Harry sabnani,” upload the video by claiming that:
“famous director Sudhir Mishra getting beaten by police “
in the video, It shows that there are few people who are standing in the laid down areas. While a man in white flowing hair is arguing with police while they beat him up.
The filmmaker Sudhir Mishra came up to clarify the video. He Twitted that:
“I am quite amused that people think I would take a beating without reacting. Every tall, white-haired guy is not me. What shocks me is the glee of the Troll Brigade. How sick! Whoever that coward who takes a beating like that, It ain’t me sickos! get a life!”
In another tweet. He also said:
“by the way to date. I have never had a problem with the police. I am sorry to disappoint you, but that fat Long John wearing fair guy with full hair at the back ain’t me.”
So the conclusion of the video was fake after the filmmaker Sudhir Mishra tweeted.