In a video that has emerged from Ahmedabad, policemen can be seen toppling vegetable carts, most likely in connection with the lockdown.
After its circulation the DGP of Gujarat ordered suspension of cops involved in the act.
Ahmedabad police at work. Krishnanagar PI Vishnu Chaudhary along with other policemen are seen toppling vegetable-laden lorries. @dgpgujarat has instructed to suspend the policemen involved in this incident immediately. pic.twitter.com/myf3YPuUuV— Jignesh (@thisisjignesh) March 31, 2020
Many vegetable and fruit sellers can be seen running away with their carts in the video, as policemen show their anger.
This is plain criminal. Video seems current dated owing to the gloves. In the end we are wasting food. Not to mention the brutality of action.— Saurabh Gandhi (@isgsaurabh) March 31, 2020
They can exhibit their power and frustration only on poor and common people!!!😡😡— Anjaneyulu Gudapati (@anj02020) March 31, 2020
The vegetable vendors should be compensated for their loss. #policebrutality— Sushant (@sushants) March 31, 2020
A similar incident happened in Delhi earlier, when a police officer was suspended after he was found damaging vegetable carts in the city.