A man who was allegedly raising anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act slogans at a rally of Home Minister Amit Shah in Delhi's Babarpur on Sunday, 26 January, was beaten up by the supporters of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), a video of the incident purportedly shows.
So this happened at Babarpur, Delhi when Amit shah was speaking about CAA. Hope the person who got beaten is doing fine. pic.twitter.com/j3K3TI9AsB— Mohammed Zubair (@zoo_bear) January 26, 2020
Someone at the @AmitShah rally in Delhi's Babarpur raised anti-CAA slogans. He was thrashed and the police had to escort him away. "Usse salaamat le jaiye," Shah said from the stage. Then he asked the crowd to chant "Bharat Mata ki Jai". #DelhiElections2020 pic.twitter.com/ceeK3r22Xp— Ayush Tiwari (@sighyush) January 26, 2020
As the incident caught Shah's attention, the minister asked people to stop beating him, and called for security to escort him out of the venue. "Usko chhod dijiye, security waale le jaao isko. Wo ladke ko salaamat le jaiye bahar (everyone leave him, security please escort him out, escort him out unhurt)," Amit Shah said.
The video of the alleged incident on social media shows people thrashing, some even throwing chair at him.
It further shows Shah raising ‘Bharat Mata ki Jai’ slogans as security personnel escorted the man out of the venue.
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