As Uttar Pradesh’s law and order situation is under scanner yet again, after the case of a brutal gangrape of a woman and her teenage daughter in Bulandshahr, now a Lucknow policeman, HSP Ram Yadav, was caught on camera where he is seen to be getting a foot massage by a person who came to file a complaint. In the leaked video, the policeman is seen to be talking on the phone sitting on a chair, while a young person gives him a foot massage. People have been reacting to the video on social media, calling for a suspension of the policeman. Social media sites like Twitter, are being used by people to react to the recent to the law and order situation, and the hashtag #LawlessUp has been trending.
Opposition parties like BSP have slammed the government, and said that ‘jungleraaj’ still prevails in the Uttar Pradesh. BSP supremo Mayawati had claimed that criminals are roaming free in the ‘jungleraaj’. Following an outrage over the gangrape of a 35-year-old woman and her teen daughter by dacoits on Saturday morning in Bulandshahr district in Uttar Pradesh, police on Sunday detained 15 people for interrogation. 15 police teams had been apponted to catch the main accused, who has been reportedly identified. The incident, which happened on the Delhi-Kanpur highway, where a woman and her daughter were gangraped, has shocked the entire country. Now the video of the cop can cause even more problems for the Akilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government.