Many on the internet got teary-eyed when a heartbreaking video from Telangana came to light. In the video, the policemen is seen kicking the father of a girl who passed away in her hostel.
#WATCH Telangana: Police personnel kicks father of a 16-yr-old girl who allegedly committed suicide on Feb 24 in her hostel in Sangareddy reportedly because college mgmt did not allow her to go home, although she was ill. A probe has been ordered against the personnel. (26.02) pic.twitter.com/OtxKYDMQ8Z
As per the sources, the father was making an attempt to stop the policemen from taking the body of his daughter. While the college authorities have shown it a case of suicide, the father believes it is the case of negligence by college.
He was stoping policemen from carrying his daughter’s body for autopsy. He laid on the road when policemen were forcibly trying to take the body away.
What broke the internet was the brutal treatment that police gave to this grieving father. The police dragged him on the road and kicked him as it tried to take the body of his daughter away.
Power of uniform is being misused by the police from the Telangana to the Delhi.
Very disturbing… Body of 16-year-old girl who died under suspicious circumstances at private junior college in #Patancheru being shifted at breakneck speed by @TelanganaPolice; girl’s father who wanted to stop & ask questions is kicked by the policeman; where is empathy?? @ndtvpic.twitter.com/QcoUsnBuY1
As per News18 report, the mother shared that her daughter had a fever for a few days but hostel authorities neglected her completely. And one afternoon, the school authorities informed them that their daughter had hung herself in the hostel washroom.
At IFORHER, we pray for this daughter’s soul to rest in peace. It is heartbreaking to see how a grieving old father has been mishandled by the police.