For anyone who saw the video, he is neither going for a sports tour to win medal nor an expedition. To everyone’s shock, he is a coronavirus patient being taken to the COVID hospital for treatment. Further talking, he is Padarayanapura ward corporator, a person who ought to be responsible and educated the citizens.
Into details, Imran Pasha, the Padarayanapura ward corporator turned positive to coronavirus on Monday while the Victoria Hospital authorities came to pick him up to the hospital. Shocking the media and everybody in the premises, Pasha was seen waving and greeting his followers while being moved into an ambulance. Not only this, the corporation then got down the ambulance and touch the feet of an elderly woman seeking blessings. Visuals of which are now going viral on social media while netizens were seen lashing out on Imran.
The story further worsened with Jagajeevanram Nagar police station inspector Shivaji Rao acknowledging the development while Bengaluru city police registered an FIR against Imran for violating social distancing norms. According to FIR, the corporator’s followers assembled in large numbers while he was being taken to the hospital. The police have booked the corporator and his followers, under sections 269 (negligent act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life) and 270 (negligent act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life) 271 (disobedience of quarantine rule) of the IPC and the provisions of the National Disaster Management Authority Act.