Indore BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya, the son of BJP national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, attacked a Municipal Corporation officer with a cricket bat in full public view. According to the latest update, a case has been registered against Vijayvargiya. In the video of the incident shared by ANI news agency, Akash Vijayvargiya is seen hitting the civic officer, who had come for an anti-encroachment drive, with a cricket bat.
Akash, who was accompanied with his supporters, started hitting the officer while a police official standing near remained blind-eyed. The civic officer was also thrashed by his supporters in the presence of police.
In the viral video, the police officer who was present during the attack, is later seen trying to stop the BJP MLA but failed as Akash and his supporters continue to hit the man. Following the hooliganism of the BJP leader, police personnel from three nearby stations along with the area SSP arrived at the spot to control the situation.
#WATCH Madhya Pradesh: Akash Vijayvargiya, BJP MLA and son of senior BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya, thrashes a Municipal Corporation officer with a cricket bat, in Indore. The officers were in the area for an anti-encroachment drive. pic.twitter.com/AG4MfP6xu0— ANI (@ANI) June 26, 2019