After the conflict between the protesting students and the police power at Delhi’s Jamia Millia Islamia University in regards to the Citizenship Amendment Act, numerous photographs and recordings are being shared via social media. One of them is the most discussed photograph of a police faculty in common dress. Through this photograph and video, it is being claimed that the students of ABVP, alongside Delhi Police, are beating the protesters during the protest.
This claim is getting viral because in the photo, a man wearing police protective armour and helmet with jeans and T-shirt is seen standing with the policemen.
It is being said that this man isn’t really of the police yet of the RSS student association ABVP Bharat Sharma, who alongside the police is beating the protesters, because the police never do duty in jeans-t-shirt.
Among the posts being shared via social media, a screen shot of the Facebook profile of an ABVP student pioneer named Bharat Sharma is additionally present. By consolidating these photos, recordings and screen captures of Facebook, numerous comparable cases are especially examined.
It is obvious from seeing this photograph this person is standing comfortably with the rest of the police officers. He isn’t the only one of every a police coat with a cap and a helmet, with jeans and a t-shirt, but all other people are standing with him in similar dress.
At the point when Some New organization got some information about carrying out duty in uniform, they told that in certain divisions of Delhi Police, people perform duty in regular clothes for not being recognized. One such division is Anti Auto Theft Squad (AATS). They were additionally conveyed on the spot to manage the Jamia protesters.
Delhi Police PRO MS Randhawa confirmed that the person found in the image is really the cop of AATS. Randhawa said that after his photograph became viral online with a false claim, he accumulated more data about him and it came to realize that the cop’s name is Arvind and he is posted in South Delhi. As per Randhawa, this image was taken in New Friends Colony in Delhi on Sunday when the protest was occurring there.
Delhi Police officer said that Arvind is associated with Anti Auto Theft Squad (AATS) department of Delhi Police special investigation unit. This team of Delhi police are usually in civilian clothes due to ‘operational reasons’.
According to The Print report, A police officer said, “Can’t policemen be posted on duty in plain clothes? It is not a new thing and should not be made an issue”.
Another Photo of Delhi cop with civilian dress is becoming viral on Social media where it is being claimed that he is an ABVP or RSS volunteer.
A former Supreme Court Judge Markandey Katju shared this photo.
These cases are likewise bogus on the grounds that Delhi Police confirmed that This man is additionally Police Personnel of Delhi Police Special Investigation group.