Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday night
ordered a probe into Lucknow district magistrate Amit Ghosh
repeatedly slapping a junior government employee who
apparently did not respond to his queries on an indefinite
The probe will be conducted by Lucknow Commissioner,
official sources said.
The incident occured at the Agriculture Directorate
where Ghosh had gone along with some civil and police officers
to check the presence of the employees following a strike
call given by some trade unions.