Lucknow, March 14: In a bizarre incident, a man in Uttar Pradesh was arrested on charges of spitting on the dough for making rotis during a function in Ghaziabad. In a video of the incident that went viral on social media platforms, the person making rotis was caught on camera spitting on the rotis before putting it in the tandoor. As soon as the incident was reported, Police took cognizance of the offence through social media.

Soon after, an investigation into the viral video was launched by the police following which it was revealed that the incident was true. The Ghaziabad Police then contacted the caterer and the person who was caught doing the disgusting act was arrested under Epidemic Act and the IPC. The police is questioning him, reports said. Pizza Delivery Boy Spits on Food Before Delivery in Turkey, Faces 18 Years of Jail (Watch Video).

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According to reports, the incident purportedly took place on March 11 in the Bhojpur area of Ghaziabad district. The cook identified as Mohammad Mohsin in seen making rotis and spitting on them. According to reports, the video was taken by a man who had come to the function. He made a video and posted it on social media and tagged his friends and officials after which the video went viral on social media.

Earlier in February, a similar incident was reported from Uttar Pradesh's Meerut where a man was arrested after he was caught on a camera spitting on the dough while preparing 'rotis' at a wedding function. The accused was identified as Naushad.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Mar 14, 2021 11:29 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website