A hashtag of #JusticeforAmir has been trending on social media from past few days. The reason behind this is a video of a man being brutally tortured by KPK police. In the video the police humiliated the man and torn his clothes off while torturing him. According to the recent reports, the person Amir was a waiter who worked in a marriage hall abused the police verbally while being in an inebriate state. People on twitter including journalists and human rights protesters oppose against the behavior and attitude of the KP police calling Amir ‘s treatment morally wrong.
The viral video of Amir might have been filmed by the police themselves while humiliating him. People on twitter have been asking since, whether police treatment of Amir was justified in exchange for his abusive language. According to the local authorities an investigation into the matter has been initiated, according to the but no further details have been released on the matter.
Thousands of tweets have been circulating with hashtag #JusticeforAmir, here are few of them
— Umar Inqilabi (@InqilabiUmar) June 25, 2020
People of upper Dir protesting against the brutal torture and humiliation #AmirTehkala by police in Tehkal Peshawar. Some of the police are suspended but just suspension is not the right punishment and we demand immediate and complete #JusticeForAmir. pic.twitter.com/vBqK0XYxPJ
— Mazhar Azad (@AzaadQaidi) June 25, 2020
— iQbal Qarar (@Iqbalqarar786) June 25, 2020
To be honest I did not expect these kind of bully behaviour from Pashtuns police …but it is done so.😑…we are requesting to government to take action against him and kick out him from KP police.#JusticeForAmir pic.twitter.com/g6aJxLfNPZ
— Faiza Afsar Khan (@afsar_faiza) June 25, 2020