The wedding season is upon us and while you are day-dreaming about all the amazing food that you would gorge on in the next wedding you attend, the internet is shocked at the recent video that has gone viral from a wedding in Uttar Pradesh, where a man can allegedly be seen spitting on Tandoori rotis before putting them in Tandoor. The man’s action has enraged people across social media. The wedding took place at Aroma Garden, Meerut, on 16 February. The disturbing visuals led to people tagging the Meerut police urging them to take strict action against the man on account of defying basic hygiene protocols, especially during COVID times.
— Anamika Jain Amber (@anamikamber) February 21, 2021
According to reports, the video was secretly recorded by one of the guests at the wedding who caught the cook allegedly spitting on the rotis before lining them in Tandoor. The accused has been arrested by the Meerut police. The man is identified as Naushad alias Sohail. According to the Meerut Police Twitter handle, the man was booked under IPC 268, 269, 188 and three other Epidemic Diseases acts, for which the accused could be punished for at least three years. The tweet further mentioned that the man was caught with the help of advocate Yashoda Yadav and workers of Hindu Jagran Manch.
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— MEERUT POLICE (@meerutpolice) February 21, 2021
Reactions have been pouring in from across the country on the viral video. While some are simply shocked by the act, some are puzzled as to how will they eat at a wedding ever again.
About Sushmita SenguptaSharing a strong penchant for food, Sushmita loves all things good, cheesy and greasy. Her other favourite pastime activities other than discussing food includes, reading, watching movies and binge-watching TV shows.