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Watch | 'We Thought You Were Muslim' Say MP Police as 'Apology' for Beating Lawyer

Arfa Khanum Sherwani speaks to lawyer Deepak Bundele, who was thrashed by police in Betul while he was going to a hospital.

An incident from Betul in Madhya Pradesh has raised concerns about Islamophobia within the police. On March 23, a lawyer named Deepak Bundele was brutally beaten by the state police while he was going to a government hospital for treatment. Now a month later, the police apologised to him, but in their defence told Bundele that he was assaulted by mistake because a police officer thought he was a Muslim. The Wire‘s Arfa Khanum Sherwani speaks to Bundele.