Delhi Police ACP assaulted, taken to AIIMS; three held

Delhi Police ACP Amit Singh was assaulted by unknown assailants on Thursday evening when he was on his way to the police headquarters at ITO.

Last Updated: Oct 16, 2014, 18:06 PM IST

New Delhi: Delhi Police ACP Amit Singh was assaulted by unknown assailants on Thursday evening when he was on his way to the police headquarters at ITO.

Singh, who was attached to the special cell of the Delhi Police, was in plain clothes when he was attacked by the assailants and was rushed to the AIIMS trauma centre.

According to reports, the attack appears to be a case of road rage.

Meanwhile, three people were held in connection with the attack on the ACP. An FIR was also lodged against the three nabbed.

The attack on the ACP comes days after a constable was shot dead in the national capital.