Kolkata: The internal investigation has been started by metro authority in the couple embracing case. According the authority of metro railway, no step could be taken as the CCTV footage of the spot was not clear. The metro authority requested the police to investigate the matter.
Meanwhile, the citizens of Kolkata held demonstrations on Tuesday outside the Dum Dum metro station in order to protest against the alleged thrashing of a couple for hugging in the metro.
The protestors held slogans on their placards such as “Waiting for Freedom” and “Stop moral policing”. They demanded strict actions over the incident.
Controversy erupted on Monday night after elderly co-passengers objected to their hugging in public. It was followed by a heated argument after which the mob beat up the couple at the Dum Dum metro station.