Surat, Gujarat: After a video of 8 drunk men dancing in front of Lord Ganesha’s statue went viral, the Gujarat Police confirmed that they have detained 8 people.
In a press release, the Surat police confirmed that they have detained the 8 men who were seen drinking alcohol and dancing in front of Lord Ganesha’s statue.
In the video that went viral, the group of men could be seen passing on beer bottles to each other while they were dancing to movie songs in front of Lord Ganesha’s statue.
BR Panor, the DCP of Surat, said, “Eight persons have been detained and the police are investigating the matter.”
Consuming, selling, and manufacturing alcohol is prohibited in Gujarat.
The identities of the 8 men were not shared with the public.
The police are currently trying to figure out where the alcohol came from.