1. Home
  2. Crime
  3. Watch video: Tribal Tripura man assaulted, slapped by shop owner for asking salary

Watch video: Tribal Tripura man assaulted, slapped by shop owner for asking salary

The victim has lodged a complaint with the West Agartala police station. The victim has said in his complaint that the owner of the showroom where he used to work, Apu Saha had sought his outstanding salary for the month of October.

By Ruchi Upadhyay 
Updated Date

Agartala: A video has surfaced from Agartala, the capital of Tripura, in which a youth can be seen thrashing him with an iron rod. It is being told that when a tribal youth working in a garment showroom asked for salary, two people beat him mercilessly.

Also Read :- Watch video: Bengal man barks in front of official after his surname misspelled as ‘Kutta’ instead of 'Dutta' in ration card

The victim named Surjit Tripura has lodged a complaint at West Agartala Police Station. The victim has said in his complaint that the owner of the showroom where he used to work, Apu Saha had sought his outstanding salary for the month of October. After which he was brutally beaten up.

Videos of the assault went viral on social media, prompting many, including tribal party TIPRA Motha chief Pradyot Manikya to condemn it.

“Attention @Tripura_Police! @YTFTIPRA have already taken up this matter with you ! We demand justice ! It breaks my heart to see treatment like this given to anyone ! Kindly Take action or I will personally come down to your station with my YTF warriors!” tweeted Mr Manikya.

According to police sources, a tribal youth from Dhalai district used to work in a showroom in Agartala for the last few months. On Monday, he had come to collect his outstanding salary for the month of October. He was promised that his outstanding salary would be given on Monday. But the showroom owner hit him with an iron rod, slapped him. Along with the showroom owner, another employee Sagar Deb was also involved in the fight.

It is seen in the viral video that the victim is repeatedly pleading for mercy, but it did not affect the attackers, they kept beating him continuously. It is visible in it that the victim’s shirt has been taken off. With an iron rod in the hands of the showroom owner, he is beating him. Once the victim tried to escape by holding an iron rod, he was slapped.

After treatment, the victim lodged a police complaint against the showroom owner and another employee.

Also Read :- Shocking: Covered in blood, accident victim lies on emergency ward floor of UP hospital

Further reading:
For the latest news and reviews, follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter पर फॉलो करे...