Footage on alleged police brutality in Forbesganj
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Last Updated: Sunday, June 05, 2011, 00:50
Forbesganj (Bihar): A youth was allegedly beaten up by a policeman when he was lying in an unconscious state in a field in Forbersganj Industrial Area in Bihar's Araria district where four persons were killed in police firing.

Some regional TV channels showed footage of a youth lying in the field in an unconscious state when a policeman kicked him several times and even jumped on both his hands.

Superintendent of Police (Araria) Garima Mallick said she had not watched the footage and was unaware of any such incident.

Four persons were killed and 30 others, including 25 policemen, were injured yesterday in police firing and clash between a mob and securitymen opposing the construction of a starch factory and an approach road in the Forbesganj Industrial Area in Araria.


First Published: Sunday, June 05, 2011, 00:50

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