3 held for shaving off Muslim youth’s beard in Gurugram
The accused allegedly punched Jafferudin and compelled the barber to cut off his beard.
- Police have been recognized as Gaurav, Nitin and Eklash as accused.
- Jafferudin was forcefully tied to a chair in a barber’s store.
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Gurugram police arrested three individuals together with two radicalised youths for allegedly shaving off the beard of a Muslim youth in Gurugram’s Anaj Mandi space below Sector 37 police station.
The incident passed off on July 31 round 6 pm when the sufferer Jafferudin, an eatery proprietor together with an worker Ibrahim went for a hair reduce.
“Whereas we had been ready on the barber store, two youths hurled abusive and anti-religious phrases on our appears. They known as us Pakistani. After I objected, they began beating us. They held us captive contained in the saloon, tied me with a chair and reduce by hair and beard,” Jafferudin stated.
The accused picked up scissor and shaving blades from the counter and threatened them of dire penalties. They punched Jafferudin and requested the barber to cut off his beard. When the barber denied, the accused punched him as properly and compelled him to shave off Jafferudin’s beard.
Jafferudin stated he approached Sector 37 police station on August 1 and registered a written grievance in opposition to the three individuals.
“We’ve registered an FIR below related IPC sections of bodily assault, outraging spiritual sentiments and prison conspiracy and arrested the accused. They’ve been recognized as Gaurav, Nitin and Eklash,” stated Subhash Bokan, PRO of Gurugram police.
Bokan clarified that Gaurav and Nitin held Jafferudin captive and compelled Eklash, the barber to chop-off his beard.
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