Death in lockup ,7 Cops Suspended


Agra:The accused cops include Akhilesh Bhadauriya, Circle Officer, Etmadpur station in-charge Raj Singh, Senior Sub Inspector Shatrughan Singh, Sub-Inspector Pradeep Sengar, Chhalesar-Thana in-charge Kishan Swaroop Pal and constable Vivek Yadav, 5 policemen, including 2 SHOs, were on Sunday suspended for ejecta of duty after a 20-year-old youth committed suicide inside police lock-up, police said.UP_policePawan Kumar, who was arrested with country-made libation on Friday night, had yesterday committed suicide by hanging himself inside lock-up of Narkhi police station, Superintendent of Police Piyush Srivastava said.

Pawan’s family members In mentioned that he committed suicide after being assaulted by police, Srivastava said.

On the basis of complaint of Pawan’s family members, an FIR was lodged last night against Station House Officer of Narkhi, Dhyan Singh, SHO Fariha Shravan Kumar Rana, senior sub-inspector D P Singh, head constable Awadhesh Kumar and personnel Jaiveer Singh, the SP said.