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Gurugram family attacked with sticks for playing cricket on Holi

A video of the incident purportedly shows a group of men attacking the family's male members with sticks, even as women plead for them to stop.

Published: 23rd March 2019 12:51 PM  |   Last Updated: 23rd March 2019 02:23 PM   |  A+A-

A screengrab from the video.

By Online Desk

GURUGRAM: The members of a family of a minority community were thrashed with sticks and swords by goons after being threatened not to play cricket on Holi in Bhondsi area.

A video of the incident, which is now viral on social media, purportedly shows a group of men attacking the family's male members with sticks, even as women plead for them to stop.

"A case has been registered at Bhondsi police station stating that when children of a local were playing cricket, a few men came there, threatened them not to play cricket there and attacked them with sticks and swords," said Shamsher Singh, SP Crime.

Singh also assured that the accused will be identified and arrested soon.



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