Baldev Singh, who is posted at Kaccha Pakka police station in Tarn Taran was severely thrashed by several residents of Chogawan village In Punjab on Friday. Accompanied by a team of officers, one of which had a gun!
He had gone there to conduct a surprise check at the residence of one Amandeep Singh following a tip-off. Of criminal activity. Baldev Singh the SI has been accused of not informing his seniors before conducting the check, therefore, the SHO of Kaccha Pakka police station has been suspended.
Meanwhile, the family alleged that the SI was a relative of village Sarpanch Nirvail Singh with whom they had a land dispute. They alleged that he wanted to implicate Amandeep in a false case. The suspects also made a video while SI Baldev Singh was being thrashed which went viral on social media
- SI Baldev Singh, along with a team, conducted a surprise check at the house of one Amandeep Singh in Chogawan village.
- Villagers thrashed him severely while accusing him of acting at the behest of village sarpanch with whom the family had a land dispute.
- Later, it came out that he didn’t inform his seniors before conducting the raid so SHO of Kaccha Pakka police station was suspended.
- Though 20 have been booked, the police said a probe would be held to ascertain the SI’s role and he too can face action if found guilty.