Bihar: Police lodge FIR against 60 cops

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 18:35

Dehri-on-sone (Bihar): Police lodged FIR
against 60 unknown policemen for allegedly ransacking shops
and assaulting traders in a market here, police said on Wednesday.

After a scuffle with a constable in the market area, a
posse of policemen from local police line rushed to the market
and ransacked some shops and assaulted some businessmen last
evening, Rohtas Superintendent of Police Manu Maharaj said.

Soon after the incident, angry locals blocked the
adjacent road and held demonstration against the
administration, he said.

The blockade was lifted after the SP and DM assured them
of taking legal action against the erring policemen.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 18:35

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