Bhopal: Two arrested for attacking traffic constable

Police station incharge Ajay Nair told media that traffic police constable Anil Yadav was on duty at Anand Nagar crossing on Thursday evening. It was a time when the Dussehra procession was being taken out.

Staff ReporterUpdated: Friday, October 07, 2022, 11:30 PM IST
article-image
Representative Picture |

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): Piplani police have arrested two persons including a minor for assaulting a policeman, police said on Friday. 

Police station incharge Ajay Nair told media that traffic police constable Anil Yadav was on duty at Anand Nagar crossing on Thursday evening. It was a time when the Dussehra procession was being taken out. 

Meanwhile, accused Ritik Mehra and his minor accomplice arrived and passed objectionable remarks on women. When the constable stopped them, the two attacked him with a knife at about 9 pm and fled.  The constable was admitted to the hospital. 

The Piplani police registered the case under Sections 307, 294, 353, 332 and 34 of IPC. The senior police officials formed the team. About 25 CCTV cameras were checked. The police raided the spot and arrested the two including the knife. 

(To receive our E-paper on whatsapp daily, please click here. To receive it on Telegram, please click here. We permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.)

RECENT STORIES

Madhya Pradesh: 2 Naxals shot dead in encounter with Hawk Force; operation still underway

Madhya Pradesh: 2 Naxals shot dead in encounter with Hawk Force; operation still underway

Madhya Pradesh: Finding Sultan; goat worth Rs 40,000, kept for Eid, stolen

Madhya Pradesh: Finding Sultan; goat worth Rs 40,000, kept for Eid, stolen

Madhya Pradesh: Suspense over; Chief Secretary Iqbal Singh Bains gets six months extension

Madhya Pradesh: Suspense over; Chief Secretary Iqbal Singh Bains gets six months extension

Madhya Pradesh: Man booked for molesting girl in Tikamgarh

Madhya Pradesh: Man booked for molesting girl in Tikamgarh

Madhya Pradesh: Woman dies during Pradeep Mishra’s katha

Madhya Pradesh: Woman dies during Pradeep Mishra’s katha