Gujarat Exclusive > Gujarat news > A’bad police probes viral video of funeral procession with band baaja 

A’bad police probes viral video of funeral procession with band baaja 

0
342

Police have initiated a probe into a funeral procession that allegedly happened in Saraspur in which the relatives of a deceased took out the procession with music and in violation of social distancing norms. 

The video believed to be from Saraspur in the city went viral following which the cops are probing the matter. It is so far not sure if the video is indeed from the city or not. The video shows young children accompanying the procession that was preceded by loud music. No masks were worn by those in the procession nor was social distancing maintained. 

Also Read: Nitin Patel says govt is not hiding COVID-19 death statistics

Shaherkotada police station officials said that they too have received the video and are investigating it. It should be noted that mass gatherings are not allowed in the state in view of the rising COVID-19 numbers. The cops said they are checking the authenticity of the video and if it is indeed from the area then action will be taken against those responsible for carrying out the procession.