Police on Monday arrested eight persons, including five minors, for allegedly playing an anti-national song which is usually sung by Pakistani Mujahids, on the eve of Eid in Bihar’s Rohtas district, according to a senior police official.
A video had gone viral on Sunday showing the song being played on Friday night, a day before Eid-Ul-Fitra, at Dhus locality in Nasriganj postal road under Nasriganj police station area of the district.
Superintendent of Police Satyaveer Singh said that police have taken cognizance of the video and has arrested eight persons, including five minors, after an FIR was lodged against 15-20 unknown persons in this regard.
Terming the incident as serious, Singh said stern action will be taken against those found indulging in vitiating the law and order situation through such act.
Bikramganj Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Raj Kumar Singh has been asked to inquire into the entire incident, he added. Read More