Rajouri. In Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri, there has been anger among the people over the news of the boy’s death in police custody. In protest against this incident, the local people along with their relatives staged a vigorous demonstration on the highway. After this, the police have suspended 3 policemen. The police called it a death due to cold. After the protest, investigation has been started in this matter.
According to the information, in the Kalakot area of Rajouri late last night, the police had arrested a 25-year-old Sher Singh who was drunk at the Naka check post. The policemen brought him to the police post and started questioning him. People allege that the police thrashed Sher Singh fiercely. After this, he died in the police station itself.
There were injury marks on Sher Singh’s body.
People allege that there were injury marks on his body. After this, the family members started protesting by keeping the dead body on the highway. Senior police officer has started investigation in the case of assault with the youth in the police station. Along with this, SSP Rajouri has immediately suspended 3 police personnel.
Police took action after the family’s protest
The SSP also took this step when the family and villagers demanding justice blocked the Jammu/Rajouri National Highway and protested demanding justice. On the other hand, the police had said on this that Sher Singh died due to cold.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : January 14, 2023, 23:55 IST