Police Arrest 70 Sikh Protesters After Attack on MTV Office in Mumbai, India, Over Posters

June 17, 2008

Author: Staff Writer

Source: Star Tribune

Wire Service: AP


Police arrested 70 Sikh protesters after the MTV music channel's office in western India was vandalized over posters showing a Sikh girl massaging a man, officials said Tuesday.

On Monday, protesters smashed windows with rocks, tore banners and damaged furniture in the MTV office in Mumbai, India's financial and entertainment capital, police inspector Raju More said.