Shocking! Woman slapped by policeman during anti liquor rally

In a video that has gone viral, a policeman was seen slapping a woman protester during a crackdown on anti-liquor agitation in Tirupur district of Tamil Nadu. The incident happened when a group of people, including women, blocked a road demanding closure of liquor outlets in the district. The incident has been strongly condemned by various political parties in the state.Reportedly, all the shops in the locality were closed down, so as to protest against police brutality. Later in the day, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) also issued notices to the state police DGP and Chief Secretary, in connection to the incident.