Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir have registered an FIR against unknown persons a day after a video showing “hackling” of a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) soldier went viral on social media in Kashmir, sources said.
The video is claimed to be shot in Budgam area which completely boycotted the recently held Lok Sabha polls.
Sources said that the video was shot when the CRPF soldier was returning from a polling station in central Kashmir on April 9.
“During investigation, we found that the video is authentic. We have identified the company of the force involved and the location of the incident,” media reports quoting Inspector General of CRPF Ravideep Singh Sahi said.
Sources said that another video has become viral on the social media in which many CRPF men are being escorted by scores of youth from a polling booth to their camp and the youth are making sure that no harm is done to the said CRPF men.