The anti-Romeo squad was created on the orders of Yogi Adityanath, the newly appointed Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, to save women of Uttar Pradesh from the harassment that they face because of eve-teasers. As these teams of anti-Romeo squad started their work, some cases of couple’s harassment made headlines which resulted in embarrassment for the new laws formed by the government.
After that it seems, Anti Romeo teams have got so excited that they have turned into moral police and they are harassing every boy and girl seen together on roads.
A shameful case came to light, Anti-romeo squad of police detained a brother and sister in deoria of uttar Pradesh on Friday evening.
Acc. to reports that policemen caught a couple at hanuman intersection. They ignored the pleas of the boy and the girl, who said they were brother and sister, and took them to kotwali police station.
When the parent arrived and clarified, the policemen apologised.
CO City Dr. Ajay Kumar Singh said that the team members of the anti-Romeo squad would be instructed to take an action only after properly observing the situation.
We just hope that this type of incident don’t repeat.