Zirakpur, July 26
A site visitors cop posted on the Baltana beat field was despatched to the Police Strains after a video of him holding cash and assaulting a truck driver close to the freeway went viral on the social media right here in the present day.
The cop, Mahinder Singh, is seen counting foreign money notes and placing them in his pocket. The truck driver, alongside together with his helper, is seen arguing with the cop, claiming that he had all of the requisite papers and his paperwork be returned after verification. The cop replies that they must be additional checked by a senior officer. The arguments flip violent because the cop thrashed him with a stick twice and threatened him.
The truck driver alleged that his enterprise had suffered as a result of lockdown and the cops right here had made accepting bribe a routine affair. No written or verbal criticism was made on this regard on the Baltana police publish. It’s learnt that the video was made on July 24 close to the Okay-Space mild level on the Panchkula street.
Mohali SSP Kuldeep Singh Chahal despatched the cop to the Police Strains until additional inquiry.— TNS