New Delhi, News24 Bureau, May 16: An 18-year-old was beaten up by the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) students wing members here on Wednesday. The teenage boy's crime was that he allegedly posted lewd comments on a Facebook video of NCP supremo Sharad Pawar's daughter Supriya Sule.
This boy named Akshay Popat Tambevekar lives in Chavre village in Panhala tehsil of this district. The said controversial comments were put on a national TV Facebook Page. The news channel had posted a clip of interaction with Supriya Sule on EVMs.The NCP students wing district president Kalpesh Chaugule, and other members of the party visited Akshay Popat's residence and beat the boy black and blue for posting this lewd comment. He was thrashed in front of his parents.The NCP members didn't file a police complaint against the boy considering his young age and left him with the warning to not repeat his "mistake".There were other NCP leaders who were present with Chaugule were district youth wing vice-president Santosh Vader, youth wing president (Panhala tehsil) Ajit More, Raviraj Sanule, Arjun Jadhav, Namdev Patil, and Satyajeet Hujare.