Aligarh, September 20
A police constable has been suspended for allegedly misbehaving with a BJP employee throughout checking of automobiles in Uttar Pradesh’s Aligarh district, officers mentioned on Sunday.
The policeman, deployed on the Masoodabad crossing for car checking, had on Saturday requested for paperwork from Tanishk Mittal, a sales space committee president within the metropolis BJP committee, they mentioned.
According to Circle Officer Raghvender Singh, Mittal was discovered not present in possession of legitimate paperwork of the car throughout checking.
An argument broke out between Mittal and the policeman after which the BJP employee was taken to the Banna Devi police station, the place a big crowd gathered and induced a rumpus.
Senior Superintendent of Police Muniraj G mentioned on Sunday that the police constable has been suspended and an enquiry ordered in opposition to an inspector on the fees of allegedly misbehaving with a youth throughout checking of automobiles.
City BJP MLA Sanjeev Raja, who got here in assist of Mittal, mentioned the celebration employee defined to the policemen that he had forgotten to hold paperwork and would get them from his home, however they began “misbehaving” with him.
They are empowered to examine site visitors legislation violations, however this doesn’t give them the appropriate to harass accountable residents and the widespread public, Raja mentioned.
“If the SSP cannot discipline his force, our party knows how to tackle such errant policemen,” the MLA had informed reporters on Saturday. PTI