Bhopal: Sidhi District Administration in the presence of police on Wednesday bulldozed Pravesh Shukla’s illegal encroachment in Kubri Village. He is accused of urinating over a tribal man.
#WATCH | Sidhi viral video | Accused Pravesh Shukla's illegal encroachment being bulldozed by the Administration.
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After a video of a purported Bharatiya Janata party leader urinating over a tribal man went viral, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan took cognisance of the matter and directed officials to book the accused under National Security Act (NSA).
According to media reports, Pravesh Shukla who allegedly urinated over a tribal youth sitting on the roadside was arrested by Police on Tuesday late night.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Sing Chouhan directed officials to ensure strict action against the accused. The CM even asked officials to implement the National Security Act (NSA).
“A viral video of Sidhi district has come to my notice… I have instructed the administration to arrest the culprit and take strict action and also impose NSA,” MP CM tweeted.
According to media sources, the video was from Sidhi district and the accused is a Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader. Some reports also said that Pravesh was representative of Kedarnath Shukla, a sitting MLA.