Muslim man saves UP policeman from agitated mob during CAA protest in Firozabad

Policeman Ajay Kumar, who was rescued by Haji Qadir, said, ‘He came like an angel in my life. Had it not been for him, I would have been killed’

Photo courtesy- Social Media
Photo courtesy- Social Media

NH Web Desk

While the whole nation is witnessing agitation against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), a Firozabad man came forward to rescue a policeman at the time of need and urgency when he was surrounded and beaten by a mob during protest on December 20.

Policeman Ajay Kumar who was rescued by Haji Qadir, said "He came like an angel in my life. Had it not been for him, I would have been killed".

Kumar added, "Hajji Qadir Sahab took me to his home. I had injuries on one of my fingers and head. He gave me water and his clothes to wear and assured me that I will be safe. He took me to the police station later", who suffered injuries to his hand and head by angry demonstrators on December 20.

On asking about the incident, Qadir told that he was offering Namaz when he came to know that a policeman had been surrounded by a mob.

Further, Qadir said, "He was severely injured, I assured him that I will save him. I didn't know his name at the time. What I did was for humanity".

The demonstration turned violent in Firozabad on December 20 and the clash broke out between police personnel and protesters during protests against the new citizenship law.

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