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French President Macron's Poster Stuck On Busy Mumbai Road,Police Remove Them
A video also surfaced on social media in which vehicles can be seen driving over the posters.
French President Macron's Poster Stuck On Busy Mumbai Road, Police Remove Them
New Delhi: Posters of the French President Emmanuel Macron were found pasted on the busy road in South Mumbai and were removed later by the police, said an official today.
Motorists and Pedestrians in the Bhendi Bazaar area spotted hundreds of posters of President Macron, who is facing criticism from Muslim countries over a new cartoon row in France, pasted on the Mohammed Ali Road under JJ Flyover on Thursday evening, said the official today.
On social media, a video surfaced in which vehicles can be seen driving over the posters.
मुंबई की सड़कों पर खुलेआम चिपकाई गईं फ्रांस के राष्ट्रपति की अपमानजनक तस्वीरें देख महाराष्ट्र सरकार को चुल्लू भर पानी में डूब जाना चाहिए, तस्वीरें सबूत है कि कैसे महाराष्ट्र की कांग्रेस - शिवसेना सरकार खुल कर बर्बर इस्लामिक आतंकियों के साथ खड़ी है, सब याद रखा जाएगा। pic.twitter.com/Mk2fEZPVgZ— Shalabh Mani Tripathi (@shalabhmani) October 29, 2020
Mumbai Police spokesperson S Chaitanya has confirmed the incident and has said that the posters were promptly removed by the Pydhonie police after getting information about them. So far no case has been registered in this regard, said another official.
(With inputs from PTI)