Chhattisgarh DC slaps man for lockdown violation, apologises after video goes viral

Surajpur (Chhattisgarh), May 23 (ANI): The District Collector of Chhattisgarh’s Surajpur, Ranbir Sharma on May 22 apologised after a video of him thrashing a man for allegedly violating lockdown protocols went viral on social media. In a viral video, DC Ranbir Sharma was seen slapping a person and slamming his phone on the ground. “He said he was out for vaccination but there was no proper document. Later, he said he was going to visit his grandmother. I slapped him in heat of moment when he misbehaved. He was 23-24 year- old and not 13. I regret and apologise for my behaviour,” Sharma said in a self made video.