A Chandigarh Police constable was beaten up by unidentified assailants in Sector 45 late on Friday night. The assailants came in a black Scorpio and fled after assaulting 40-year-old Joginder Singh,who is posted with the Sector 45 police post. He was returning home on his scooter at the time.
According to the constables complaint,he was assaulted for more than five minutes with punches and blows.
He called the police control room but by the time they came,the accused had fled.
The cop sustained injuries and was taken to hospital,where he is currently recovering. A criminal case has been registered with the Sector 34 police station.