olice on Thursday claimed to have arrested twenty youth involved in creating ruckus during a musical function here in Badamwari park last month.
A police spokesman in a statement said, “On 28th March 2021, a musical event was organised in Badamwari park by Tourism Department. The musical event witnessed huge gathering of people including very large number of women and children.”
Police said that the arrested youth were identified through different videos of the event. Adding that they created ruckus on the stage when the demand of a song from a boy among the audience was not fulfilled immediately by the performing artists.
“Police used maximum restraint to restore order as the use of any kind of force would have created a stampede like situation at the venue,” police said.
The spokesman said that a case under FIR number 11/2021 at PS Rainawari was registered and during investigation involvement of 20 miscreants was established, who were identified through different videos of the event and were arrested.