A Shiv Sena shakha pramukh and one other event worker are among the many six accused which had been arrested by Maharashtra Police for allegedly attacking a retired naval officer for forwarding a comic strip that mocked Uddhav Thackeray.

A screengrab from video of the alleged assault on the retired naval officer

The Mumbai Police on Friday arrested six of us, including a shakha pramukh and one member of Shiv Sena, accused of an assault on a ragged Navy officer in Kondivali East.

Shiv Sena’s shakha pramukh Kamlesh Kadam and one other event worker Sanjay Manjre are among the many six arrested. Fixed with the FIR filed by the retired naval officer, he used to be attacked by Shiv Sena workers earlier in the day for sharing a comic strip that mocked Maharashtra Chief Minister and Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray.

The FIR used to be filed on the Samta Nagar police role. On the time, Further Commissioner North Situation Dilip Sawant had assured that the movement will doubtless be taken against those liable for the assault.

Within a few hours, the Samta Nagar police arrested Kamlesh Kadam, a local shakha pramukh of Shiv Sena, and Sena worker Sanjay Manjre, who’s suspected to dangle participated in the assault.

BJP MLA Atul Bhatkalkar has shared a video on social media that displays six men barging internal a residential property. They dart Madan Sharma out by the collar and could dangle to still even be considered slapping him in the face a total lot of times.


— Atul Bhatkhalkar (@BhatkhalkarA) September 11, 2020