Unknown persons get into a scuffle with a traffic police ASI in Ludhiana, case registered
Ludhiana: Miscreants allegedly tried to bribe an assistant sub-inspector (ASI) and beat him up near the Clock Tower area here on Friday.
The cop was on duty in old city area and when asked the gamblers yo remove the vend as it was causing hurdle in the traffic. The gambling mafia thrashed ASI and abused him. The gamblers also tried to put bribe money in the pocket of cop and recorded video on mobile phone. In a scuffle the uniform of ASI was torn.
According to The Tribune, a group of gamblers had gathered near Clock Tower. Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Varinderpal Singh of traffic police got the information that these people were creating traffic chaos in the area.
The ASI reached the spot and asked them to go away. The accused allegedly started arguing with him and offered him money.
The ASI refused to accept the money, but the accused allegedly tried to put money into his pocket. They also allegedly beat up the police officer and tore off his uniform.The accused also made a video of the incident.
Varinderpal sounded senior police officials, who registered a case against four people. The main accused has been identified as Vikas Chhabra while the other accused are yet to be identified.