A video was viral in social media on Sunday, it showed that young IAS officer and the District Magistrate (DM) of West Bengal’s Alipurduar district Nikhil Nirmal is taking law in his hand along with his wife, Nandhini Krishnan, thrashed and threatened a youth inside a police station for posting vulgar and abusive comments on social site.
According to this report, Binod Sarkar, a resident of Harinathpur area, allegedly posted few bad comments about Alipurduar DM’s wife Nandhini Krishnan on social site so, the lady lodged a complaint with the local police against the man.
Then the police took him to Falakata police station, DM Nikhil Nirmal and his wife reached the police station on Sunday morning and the beat up the guy in presence of police officials and also the Falakata PS’s Inspector-in-Charge (IC) Soumyajit Roy was present there. Someone who is also present in the police station on that time captured all the situation on his phone and upload it on social site.
The video went viral on social media within 5 minutes 52 seconds, Nikhil Nirmal is an IAS officer from Kerala, and he was in 10-day compulsory leave, sources in the state administration.
DM’s wife is supporting her husband’s action and wrote on her Facebook wall that she was proud of her husband for whatever he did with the youth.
A local police official said that the accused had been taken to the custody.
“Based on a complaint, the youth has been arrested for posting vulgar and abusive comments about a woman on social media and adequate legal actions have been initiated against him,” a police official told to the IBNS.
The official said, “The man will be produced before a local court today (Monday)”.