Farrukhabad News: Police who went to recover raw liquor thrashed Dalit youth to death – FIR against 10 police personnel including two inspectors
Farrukhabad News: These days the chicken may have stopped banging, provided the UP Police is not deterring from its activities. Right now, the case of honeytrap of Kanpur’s boxing player female inspector was going on in the headlines that Farukhabad police had committed a scandal. Here the police created a ruckus by raiding the house of four illegal liquor traders and also vandalized. Along with this, a Dalit youth was dragged from the house and beaten so much that he died. After this incident, the angry villagers did not allow the dead body to rise for 12 hours. Hundreds of people present created a ruckus. On the tahrir of the wife of the deceased youth, a case of murder has been registered against 10 police personnel including Merapur SHO, Outpost Incharge.
Laiq Ahmed’s report
According to the information, on the late night of Friday 24 June, the Merapur police had reached to nab the illegal liquor traders. Here the police created a ruckus in Bramhapuri village. Vandalized four houses, dragged a villager and beat him up badly. When she died, she left her in the fields and went away. Angry villagers created a ruckus till late on Saturday. When the dead body was not allowed to rise for 12 hours, the police kept chiroping with the villagers. When the anger of the people did not subside, the police snatched the body from the relatives and sent it for post-mortem.
Demolition of four houses
On Friday night, the police of Merapur police station reached Bramhapuri village to nab the illegal liquor traders. Villagers allege that the police vandalized the houses of Nanhi, Santosh, Satyaveer and Meena. And raged fiercely. Police also raided the house of Gautam alias Sena and caught him and beat him mercilessly. Mother Longshree and brother Bobby told that when they tried to save, the police dragged Gautam out of the village, showing fear of legal action against everyone.
According to the family, the police pacified their anger by showering sticks on Gautam. The relatives were not allowed to beat the pass. After some time the police went away threatening the family members. He went near and saw that Gautam had died. The family members informed the police by calling 112 about the death. When the second police team reached the spot, the family got disturbed. As soon as the news of the police orgy spread in the village, a huge crowd of people gathered. The crowd remained adamant on the demand to call the top officials on the spot and did not allow the dead body to rise.
Khaki’s hands swollen after death
After Gautam’s death due to beating, the police kept trying to convince the family members throughout the night. Seeing the anger of the people, the Circle Police Force was called. Soon the village became a cantonment. The villagers were adamant on registering a case of murder against the police, demanding financial help of the family members.
Case against 10 in wife’s tahrir
ASP Ajay Pratap reached the spot and tried to convince the family members. On the complaint of Manju, wife of deceased Gautam, a case of murder has been registered against police station in-charge Jagdish Verma, outpost in-charge Vishwanath Arya, constable Nikhil, Sachin and six unidentified police personnel. Even after this, the police had to make a lot of effort to take the body for post-mortem.
What is in the post mortem report
As the cause of death of Dalit youth Gautam is not clear yet, Bisra has been kept safe. Doctors have found scratch marks on the body of the deceased. After the post-mortem, the body has been handed over to the relatives. According to the information, a panel of three doctors has conducted the post-mortem of the deceased youth.
Sister refused to take the dead body
Sister Kapoori told that her brother Udal went to the police station with the police to file a report. Both his mobile numbers got switched off. Police can take any action against him. Explained to the relatives but they did not agree and refused to take the dead body. CO City Pradeep Kumar Singh reached the post-mortem house. He explained after which the people calmed down and left with the dead body. Brother attempted suicide Bhai Udal Singh tried to commit suicide by hanging a noose inside the police station Merapur. The people present there stopped him. He said that until the copy of the case is not received, he will not leave the police station. The brother alleged that the police was constantly harassing him.
DM and SP investigated
DM Sanjay Kumar Singh and SP Ashok Kumar reached the spot and inquired about the matter from the people. The SP said that the Merapura police station had raided Brahmpuri village and went back after destroying the Lahan. After this, PRV got information at 1.30 pm that Gautam alias Sena Fowler had died. The family members have accused the police personnel of beating and killing them. A case has been registered and investigation is going on. Further action will be taken after the post-mortem report is received. The police, who went to raid the village Brahmapuri, broke the door of Gautam on Friday night, accused of vandalizing four houses. The things kept in the house were thrown here and there. Neighboring Sarvesh’s gate and bunk were broken. They ransacked the house of Satyaveer. During this time there were only children and women in the house. The police entered Girish Chandra’s house, broke the box kept in the room, picked up the items and threw them away. He was threatened when wife Meena protested, it is alleged.
Courtesy : Janjwar
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