Citizens beat cops for asking them to wear masks



Staff Reporter

The City Police arrested four persons for attacking policemen after they were asked to wear masks. The policemen were distributing masks to people in Baghbanpura area when a group of men said that they won’t follow the coronavirus SOPs. After this, they beat the law enforces.

A case has been registered against the men. The police said that people will have to follow the coronavirus SOPs at all costs.

Meanwhile, citizens in the Burki area of Lahore beat a group of policemen for making their video without permission on Wednesday.

The members of the public used kicks and punches to beat the policemen after both sides exchanged hot words.

The incident occurred outside the Paragon Society where local residents were distributing free facemasks among the public and the relevant police picket in-charge and two other police personnel arrived at the scene and started recording the video of masks distribution.

he residents argued why the police was recording their videos without permission and the verbal clash then led to a physical clash where residents beat the police personnel in uniform.