Three policemen were suspended for brutally thrashing two people, including a minor, after a scuffle broke out in North West Delhi’s Mukherjee Nagar on Sunday evening. The policemen have been suspended for their “unprofessional behaviour”.
The incident took place on Sunday evening when a Gramin Seva vehicle bumped into the police van outside the police station. This sparked tension outside the Mukherjee Nagar police station. Things took an ugly turn when the driver pulled out a sword and attacked a police officer on duty.
The incident was captured by a passerby and made viral on social media. In the video, the policemen were seen thrashing a tempo driver with their batons.
Soon after the incident went viral, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Northwest Delhi) Vijyanta Arya suspended Assistant Sub-inspector Sanjay Malik and Devendra and constable Pushpendra in connection with the case.
Post which Sikh in massive numbers immediately came out on the streets to protest against the brutality of the police.
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