KASHMIR: A video is being circulated on social media again creating a stir and criticism from people including the former chief minister Omar Abdulllah . The video shows a man tied to an army jeep being used as a human shield against the stone palters during the Srinagar Lok Sabha bypolls in Beerwah area of Budgam district.
The video is believed to be of shot in Beerwah where miscreants disrupted elections during Sunday's bypolls to Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency by pelting stones. It is being widely shared on social networks in Kashmir.
"This young man was TIED to the front of an army jeep to make sure no stones were thrown at the jeep. This is just so shocking!" Omar wrote on Twitter.
Omar represents the Beerwah seat in the state assembly, said while he understands the outrage generated across the country by a video in which CRPF personnel was heckled by protesters, he is outrageous that the video of youth tied to jeep is not generating same anger.
"I understand the outrage the CRPF video generated. I'm also outraged that the video of the youth on the jeep won't generate the same anger."lUCKOW