A video clip from Ramanathapuram district of Tamil Nadu marking Tevar Jayanthi showing youngsters dancing in a police car went viral on social media.
A section of young men climbed atop a police car and a revenue department vehicle, which had been deployed for service in Kammudi.
The District Superintendent assured the Police (SP) that the incident had come to his notice and after the event was over, the FIR would be recorded in the matter.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today also paid tribute to the late freedom fighter Basumbon Muthuramalinga Thivar on his birthday, saying that he dedicated his life to public welfare and social justice.
Thivar was a freedom fighter who played an important role in the politics of Tamil Nadu. His birthday is celebrated as Thevar Jayanthi, especially in Thevar community.
Modi tweeted, “On a special occasion for Tevar Jayanthi, I am reminded of the rich contributions made by Pasumpun Muthramalinga Thivar. He has devoted his life to public welfare and social justice. He has made a lot of efforts for the welfare of farmers and workers.”
(with input from PTI)
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