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VIDEO: Father-son duo arrested for hoisting Pakistani flag at home in Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad

As soon as a video of a Pakistani flag being hoisted on the roof of a house surfaced, the police arrived at the scene. They conducted photography and videography to document the evidence and subsequently removed the flag. During this operation, both the father and his son were arrested.

Arushi Jaiswal Edited By: Arushi Jaiswal @JaiswalArushi Moradabad Published on: September 28, 2023 10:47 IST
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Image Source : INDIA TV Pakistani flag waving on the roof of the house

A case has emerged in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, where a  hoisting of a Pakistan flag at a residence, has sparked a major controversy. The video of the Pakistani flag hoisted on the house has surfaced on the internet, prompting the police to take action. The police removed the Pakistani flag from the house and arrested the father-son duo on charges of treason. 

Father-son duo arrested

The entire incident took place in the village of Budhanpur Aliganj, which falls under the Bhagatpur police station in Muradabad. The police received information that a Pakistani flag was being displayed at the home of Raees, a textile businessman. Upon receiving this information, the police immediately reached the location and found the Pakistani flag waving on the roof of his house. The police conducted photography and videography for evidence and then removed the flag. Subsequently, both Raees and his son Salman were taken into custody at the scene. 

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Case of treason registered

The police have filed a case under Section 153A and 153B of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) against both the accused on charges of treason. In addition to police questioning, they are also being investigated by the Local Intelligence Unit (LIU). Both accused will be presented in court. The police are questioning them about the reason for hoisting a Pakistani flag on their house, but they are not providing any response at the moment.

(Report: Rajeev Sharma)

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