Hyderabad: How will you react if the police stop your car on the road and start reading your mobile chat after checking you? In fact, the question arises because the Telangana police have launched a similar operation to nab drug users in which they are reading mobile chats of people on the way.
After the video surfaced, several organizations objected to it, calling it a violation of privacy. In fact, Telangana police are searching vehicles (especially two-wheelers) in the old city during their drive against hashish-ganja and other drugs and are also checking 'drugs' chats in drivers' mobile phones. According to information provided by DCP Gajrao Bhupal of the south zone, more than 100 policemen participated in a cordon search operation under the Asadbaba Nagar area of Bahadurpura police station area and 58 vehicles were seized, for the past two months, we have been running a special case against drugs, ganja in Hyderabad Commissionerate and the accused will not be spared.
However, DCP Gajrao Bhupal did not answer the question of reading mobile chats. On mobile checking, social activist Srinivas Kodali said, 'The police are scanning phone chats for words like ganja, wait until they change words with NRC, Modi or BJP.'