scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Friday, September 24, 2021

Army men booked for ‘beating’ cops

Defence spokesman in Jammu S N Acharya said reports of the Army men attacking the police naka are incorrect.

Written by Arun Sharma | Jammu |
December 16, 2013 12:15:15 am

The J&K Police registered an FIR Sunday against nearly a dozen Army men,including two officers,who allegedly attacked cops at a checkpost at Nowshera in Rajouri district.

Major Utsav and his wife Captain Urvi were travelling in an Alto when they were stopped by police at Nowshera main chowk. The police alleged that when they pointed out that the couple were driving a private vehicle with tinted glass,the latter started arguing.

When the vehicle was seized,Major Gaurav allegedly blocked vehicular traffic and made a call. Soon,the police alleged,a dozen armed Army personnel arrived at the scene from a nearby ADS unit and tried to make way for the couple in the car. When the policemen resisted,they were allegedly beaten up.

Defence spokesman in Jammu S N Acharya said reports of the Army men attacking the police naka are incorrect. The Army has ordered an inquiry. (with ENS Delhi)

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines

For all the latest News Archive News, download Indian Express App.

  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement