A Muslim child was allegedly thrashed by a man identified as Shringi Nandan Yadav for drinking water inside a temple in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad. A disturbing video of the incident has gone viral on social media.
In the video, the accused, Shringi Nandan Yadav, was seen asking the child's name, to which the child replied that his name was Asif. In no time, Yadav was seen brutally attacking the child while his accomplice films the act.
The accused was also seen twisting the child's hand.
The Ghaziabad Police have arrested Yadav in connection with the incident.
According to the Police, Shringi Nandan Yadav is a resident of Bhagalpur in Bihar. The police have taken Yadav into custody and a case has been registered against him.
The viral video sparked outrage among people who condemned the inhuman incident and demanded action against the accused.
Reacting to the incident, another Twitter user wrote, "First, a Muslim is lynched over beef, then over Jai Shri Ram slogan."