A police officer in Tamil Nadu's Kanyakumari district faces suspension for hitting a moving biker on the head with a stick and injuring him.
A police officer in Tamil Nadu’s Kanyakumari district faces suspension for hitting a moving biker on the head with a stick and injuring him.
Traffic security camera footage from the road shows the police officer wielding a stick and ferociously targeting the man, identified as Rajesh, as the motorcycle passes by him. The policeman strikes the rider who isn’t wearing a helmet. The biker manages to maintain his balance races away from the area. Apparently the video captures the bike with the rider and a pillion rider on it. The incident took place on Thursday.
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Another video apparently shot by a bystander that is being shared widely in the state shows the man bleeding and a gash on his head. Local people are roughing up the Sub Inspector who allegedly hit him. The sub-inspector’s identity in also confirmed. Maria Ackrose, from Tamil Nadu state department saw suspension after his dreadful act.
The district’s Superintendent of Police M Durai told NDTV: “We’ve surely suspended the SI and investigation is on. The youngster had reportedly provoked the police when he crossed this point earlier. We are probing everything.”