Police in India arrested a 19-year-old man for allegedly cutting cakes with a sword as part of his birthday celebrations in Nagpur.
Nagpur police’s crime branch took action after images of the accused using the sword to cut went viral on the internet.
“Accused Nikhil Patel celebrated his birthday on October 21. In the wee hours that day, he and his friends brought four large cakes as part of the celebrations. Patel then took out a sword and cut all the cakes in the presence of his friends,” an official from Pardi police station said.
Following that, the crime branch raided Patel’s house and seized the sword and also arrested him,” he added.
An offence under relevant sections of the Arms Act and the Mumbai Police Act has been registered.
Police have arrested a 19-year- old man in #Nagpur for allegedly cutting cakes with a sword as part of his birthday celebrations
The action was taken by @NagpurPolice crime branch after photos of the accused using the sword to cut the cakes went viral on social media. pic.twitter.com/sJLPbAyCSj
— Shashank Gattewar (@SGattewar_NGP) October 23, 2020