3 SPOs terminated and 2 Head Constables suspended in Haryana


Two head constablesof Haryana police were suspended and three Special Police Officers terminated from service after a video of a woman allegedly being beaten by members of FaridabadPolice went viral on social media An FIR, under various provisions of IPC pertaining to wrongful confinement, voluntarily causing hurt and word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman, has been lodged against the accused in Faridabadon Monday, a police spokemansaid here.



 Commissionerof Police, Faridabad,Sanjay Kumarordered suspension of Head Constables Baldevand Rohit and dismissal of three SPOs Krishan, Harpal and Dinesh, he added. A case was registered against them in Adarsh Nagar Police Station, Faridabad. The spokemansaid the incident took place in October last year, but at the time it was not reported to the police by the victim. The video of the alleged incident went viral in the last couple of days after which police got details of the incident verified, he said. The matter was also brought to the notice of Haryanapolice on Monday by the State Women Commissionwhich took strong view of the incident. The spokesmanpolice was making efforts to trace the victim. After contact is established, her statement would be recorded for further investigation," he said. He said HaryanaPolice is committed towards safety and security of women and would not hesitate to take the strictest possible action even against its own personnel in case they indulge in an unlawful act. 

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