New Delhi: Four boys in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district were arrested on Sunday for lining up as Pakistan’s national anthem was played before the start of a cricket match. Also Read - Pulwama CRPF Camp Terror Attack: One of The Attackers Was Class 10 Student, Son of Jammu and Kashmir Police Constable
After a video went viral showing the players’ conduct in Arin village before the start of the match, police arrested the four. Also Read - This Mash-Up Of India And Pakistan's National Anthem Is the Best Independence Day Gesture
Police said they were looking for the organisers of the match who arranged the shooting of the video. Also Read - J&K: One dead, several injured after clashes between security forces and stone pelters
In 2016 also, a video went viral showing local cricketers line up to “salute” Pakistan’s national anthem before the start of a match in Ganderbal district.
Police had arrested some of the boys then but they were let off after assurances from the parents. (With IANS inputs)