Vadodara: Man ‘not wearing mask’ booked for ‘assaulting’ copDecember 24, 2020
A person has been booked for allegedly assaulting a head constable connected to the Laxmipura police station in Vadodara after he was caught with out wearing a masks, violating Covid norms.
According to the criticism filed by the pinnacle constable, he was on responsibility on the Vuda Circle verify level on Thursday when the person, recognized as Stavan Barot, was driving a automotive with out wearing masks. One extra individual amongst two others within the automotive was additionally not wearing masks.
When the officer signalled the automotive to drag over to the facet and pay the fantastic, the accused drove “threateningly” near the policeman and utilized brakes on the final second. The criticism states that the accused then acquired down from the automotive, held the pinnacle constable by his collar and pinned him to the bottom, utilizing abusive language and threatening him with dire penalties.
Even as the opposite officers from the verify submit intervened, Barot allegedly tried to strangulate the pinnacle constable, saying that the policemen have been “looting” widespread individuals within the garb of Covid-19 fines. The accused was booked for obstructing public servant from discharging responsibility, assault and violation of notification in place.
Further probe is underneath manner.