The incident in query had come to mild from Chhindwara’s district’s Pipla Naryanwar village.
A nonetheless from a video of the incident (Picture Courtesy: Twitter @iamdevv23)
Two policemen in Madhya Pradesh’s Chhindwara district have been positioned underneath suspension on Sunday after a video of them thrashing a person with a plastic pipe went into large circulation on social media platforms earlier this week.
Madhya Pradesh Director General Police Vivek Johri informed India Today over the telephone, “There can be no defence or justification for such an act. Strict action is taken against the erring policemen.”
DGP Johri admitted that the video had prompted immense harm to the picture of the police drive working day and night time in these instances of disaster. “Yes, it is damaging to the reputation of police which has been working very hard since day one of the lockdown,” he stated.
The incident in query had come to mild from Chhindwara’s district’s Pipla Naryanwar village. Officers, recognized within the video, claimed they used drive towards the person since he was drunk and wreaking havoc. The video posted by scribe Devvesh Pandey has garnered near 1.eight million views because it was posted on May 23.
— Devvesh Pandey | | (@iamdevv23) May 23, 2020
A chargesheet has been filed towards the duo, a head constable and a constable. Both have been suspended and connected to the police strains for now.
Sources informed India Today that staff of an area financial institution alerted the police concerning the man creating ruckus drunk. The two policemen arrived on the spot and tried to detain the person however he resisted their makes an attempt. This is when one of many policemen misplaced his cool and commenced to thrash the person with a plastic pipe and never a police baton.
According to MP Police, the person sustained superficial accidents whereas agreeing that the policemen’s actions have been unwarranted.