Protasevich has informed that it happened near his house. He was approaching the entrance when a car stopped nearby. Unknown people in masks jumped out of it and started beating the activist, Radio Liberty informs. Vital had to address to the doctors, and recorded the traces of beating.
In September, when Pratasevich collected signatures for the People's Assembly and disseminated materials about resume of the silent actions in the city, he was also stopped by two unknown people in plain clothes near the entrance to his house. They warned him that such actions were undesirable.