PPS officers suspended on charges of polygamy



Lucknow: A Provincial Police officer (PPS) has been suspended by the Uttar Pradesh government on charges of polygamy.

Kalyan Singh, posted as Deputy Superintendent of Police in CBCID department was suspended after in an inquiry found him guilty of polygamy, Secretary, Home, RN Upadhyay told reporters here.

One Sandhya Singh had complained against Singh following which an inquiry was held which found that he was allegedly married to three women. Singh first got married to one Chandrawati but he posed as a bachelor and later married Sandhya Singh.

However, Sandhya Singh found that he was already married and moved a petition in the court charging him with fraud and harassment.

During the course of the probe, it was also found that Singh had also married one Asama Singh of Mathura.

PTI