Controversial YouTuber and Bigg Boss 13 contestant Vikas Fhatak, known as Hindustani Bhau, has landed in trouble once again. Dharavi police arrested him in connection with students' protest on Monday over their demand for online exams for classes 10th and 12th. On Monday, students protested in Mumbai as well as Nagpur
After the protest, it was noticed that Hindustani Bhau, through a video on Instagram, instigated students. It is being said that he asked students to assemble in Dharavi, close to the residence of Maharashtra education minister Varsha Gaikwad. Reportedly, he was also present at the students' protest on Monday.
In a video uploaded on Instagram on January 24, Hindustani Bhau can be heard saying, ""In these two years, many people died because of Covid. Till now, families are recovering from the shock. And now the new drama of Omicron has started. What is this? The government is urging people to remain indoors. They why take offline exams of the students." The caption of the post was, "Exams Cancel Kariye Sab. Students Ko Insaf Milna Chahiye. Warna Fir Se Hoga Andolan."
FIR against him has been registered under multiple sections of IPC (including that for rioting), Maharashtra Police Act, Disaster Management Act and Maharashtra Prevention of Defacement of Property Act. The police also arrested Iqrar Khan Vakhar Khan after registering an FIR under IPC Sec 353, 332 (Voluntarily causing hurt to deter public servant from duty), 427, 109, 114 (Abettor present when offence committed), 143(unlawful assembly), 145, 146 (rioting), 149, 188, 269, 270.