A viral video which went on viral on Sunday evening has left the West Bengal government officials in a panic post a Bengal cadre IAS officer, Nikhil Nirmal, who is the present district magistrate of Alipurduar, could be seen thrashing a youth harshly.
In the video It can be seen Nirmal and his wife both fuming and thrashing up a local youth inside the Falakata Police Station . when incident took place the inspector-in-charge Soumyajit Ray was also present.
sources in the police stated that the youth had made some vulgar comments on Nirmal’s wife’s Facebook profile. Soon, he was called to the police station and the couple was seen beating him up bruataly.
Unexpectedly, Nirmal is heard saying in the video that he will not let him do anything against of his family in his district. He warned that he will enter in the youth’s house and kill him.
The husband and wife both took turns to thrash the youth.
On the other hand In the video, Nirmal’s wife can be heard asking the youth, “At who’s order did you make such comments?”
Video shows that the youth pleaded for mercy but the duo continued beating him up.
Worth mention here the entire episode unfolded at the police station without the district magistrate or his wife registering any official complaint till the time he was being beaten up.
When media contacted, there was no reply from Nirmal.