Mumbai. Vikas Phatak was seen as a wild card contestant in Bigg Boss 13, one of the most popular seasons of TV. Who is also known as Hindustani Bhau among the youth. He is quite famous for being a huge fan of Sanjay Dutt and for imitating him in real life. Along with this, he has also been a part of the headlines by making many funny videos on social media. But this time the reason for his coming in the discussions is different. Because he has been arrested by Mumbai Police.
Yes, according to the latest reports, Hindustani Bhau has been arrested for inciting students to protest against offline exams. In a video, he can be heard saying that students should rebel against the offline examinations of class 10th and 12th. After which the students, influenced by Bhau’s words, started protesting in Mumbai and Nagpur.
According to a media report, ‘In view of Kovid-19, social media influencer Vikas Phatak, also known as ‘Hindustani Bhau’. He has been arrested by the Dharavi police in connection with the protest of students in Dharavi demanding online examination for class 10th and 12th. FIR registered against Phatak and rest (sic).’ It is further reported that, ‘Hindustani Bhau’ had uploaded a video on Instagram of allegedly instigating the students. An FIR was registered under the Maharashtra Police Act, the Disaster Management Act and the Maharashtra Prevention of Defacement of Property Act under various sections of the IPC.
For information, let us tell you that this is not the first time that Hindustani Bhau has come in the headlines for such a reason. He was earlier arrested by the police for violating restrictions related to Kovid-19. Because he was protesting even at that time, for which he had to go to Shivaji Park. Bhau had used an ambulance to reach there. Which was to violate the rules of Kovid in those days.
first published:Feb. 1, 2022, 1:03 p.m.