A police inspector and his assistant of the rank of constable with the Central Crime Department Police are within the dock for allegedly assaulting and harassing a 39-year-old bodily challenged software program engineer in reference to a nine-year-old monetary dispute case. He was acquitted in 2014.
Primarily based on the grievance filed by the sufferer to the Police HQ and the State Human Rights Fee, the Residence Minister’s workplace has sought a probe and action-taken report.
The sufferer, who runs a software program coaching institute in Thippasandra, claimed that he saved getting calls from Police Constable Nagaraj over the past one week demanding that he seem earlier than the inspector for inquiry.
When he requested the constable for a duplicate of the summons and the case particulars, Nagaraj allegedly refused to supply them and insisted that he report back to the station. Lastly, he went to fulfill Inspector Ravi Patil who allegedly abused him verbally and threatened him with dire penalties if he did not return the cash he owed to an individual concerned within the case.
In keeping with the sufferer, an affiliate with whom he had a monetary dispute with, had filed a grievance in opposition to him in 2013. The case went to trial and he was discovered not responsible a yr in the past. In his grievance, he identified that after 9 years, Ravi Patil known as him to the station with out summons or different paperwork and threatened him demanding that he pay up. “This can be a gross misuse of official energy and harassment,” he mentioned in his grievance.