In what shows the high-handedness of the Punjab police, a video doing the rounds of social media shows cops thrashing a young man who was filming something on his cell phone.
The CCTV footage was shared by one Tanmay Shankar on his Facebook account.
On his Facebook post, Shankar compared the police action with Taliban. It has garnered 1.3K comments and has been shared over 78K times. Thousands have called it shameful and many have shared their own horrific experiences with the Punjab police.