Friday, August 7, 2020
ADVT 
India

GRP Men In UP 'Beat Up' Journalist, 'Urinate' In His Mouth - VIDEO

Darpan News Desk IANS, 12 Jun, 2019

    Government Railway Police (GRP) personnel thrashed a journalist who was covering a train derailment near Dhimanpura in the early hours of Wednesday.

     

    GRP personnel who were present on the spot, abused, kicked and beat up Amit Sharma of News 24. They snatched his camera.

     

    The journalist said that the cops refused to listen to him and continued to thrash him.

     

    "I was locked up, stripped and they urinated upon right into my mouth," Sharma said.

     
     

    Several scribes rushed to the police station on learning about the incident and put the video footage of cops beating up Amit Sharma on the social media. The journalists also contacted senior officials at the police headquarters.

     

    Station House Officer Rakesh Kumar and GRP constable Sunil Kumar have been suspended and a probe has been ordered into the incident.

     

    The journalist was later released.

     
     

    Shamli's Senior Superintendent of Police Ajay Kumar Pandey said that the senior officials had been apprised of the incident which was "unfortunate" and strict action would be taken against the accused.

    MORE India ARTICLES

    Stopped From Consuming Liquor, Karnal Teen Stabs Father To Death

    A 15-year-old boy allegedly killed his father by stabbing him with a pair of scissors after he was stopped from drinking liquor late Tuesday night in Prithvi Vihar in the city.

    Stopped From Consuming Liquor, Karnal Teen Stabs Father To Death

    UP Bar Council President Shot Dead By Colleague 2 Days After She Was Elected

    The first woman President of the Uttar Pradesh Bar Council, Darwesh Yadav, was shot dead in Agra Civil courts on Wednesday allegedly by her own colleague Manish Sharma, police said.

    UP Bar Council President Shot Dead By Colleague 2 Days After She Was Elected

    Indian On Trial For Molesting 7-Year-Old Girl In Dubai

    Indian On Trial For Molesting 7-Year-Old Girl In Dubai

    A 36-year-old Indian man accused of groping a seven-year-old girl here has denied a molestation charge at the Dubai Court of First Instance.

    Indian On Trial For Molesting 7-Year-Old Girl In Dubai

    Give Up Arms: Jammu And Kashmir Governor Invites Terrorists For Talks

    Give Up Arms: Jammu And Kashmir Governor Invites Terrorists For Talks

    Satya Pal Malik said the problem of terrorists exists in Kashmir not only due to unemployment among youth, but also because politicians have been misleading the people for the past several decades.

     

    Give Up Arms: Jammu And Kashmir Governor Invites Terrorists For Talks

    Awarded Cartoon On Bishop Mulakkal To Get Relook After Protest

    Following protests from the Kerala Catholic Bishops Conference (KCBC), the state-run Kerala Lalithakala Akademy on Wednesday decided to re-examine

    Awarded Cartoon On Bishop Mulakkal To Get Relook After Protest

    PM's Mann ki baat to resume on June 30

    PM's Mann ki baat to resume on June 30

    Modi had signed off the last episode of the radio programme in February ahead of the Lok Sabha polls.

    PM's Mann ki baat to resume on June 30

    PrevNext