Pune (Maharashtra) [India], June 29 (ANI): A Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) worker on Friday admitted to attacking a Pune movie theatre manager while protesting against high prices of food items in the theatre. Also Read - Major Scam Busted at Mumbai Airport: Man Helps Flyers Skip Mandatory Quarantine, Arrested
“Popcorn worth Rs 5 is being sold at Rs 250. Bombay High Court has already said a reduction in price is needed. We told the manager to read news reports but he said doesn’t know how to read Marathi. Then we dealt with him MNS style,” said Kishor Shinde, an MNS worker, to ANI. Also Read - Maharashtra MMRDA Recruitment 2021: 127 Vacancies For Various Engineer Posts Notified | Check Pay Scale, Job Details Here
A video has surfaced wherein the MNS workers could be seen hitting the manager and calling his names at the theatre on Thursday. Also Read - Vaccination Drive Suspended in Maharashtra Till Monday Due to CoWin App Glitches
MNS workers are known for their involvement in such incidents.
On Wednesday, the Bombay High Court had asked the state to impose regulations on the extremely high prices of food items at multiplexes and movie theatres. (ANI)
This is published unedited from the ANI feed.