04 March 2019
Bhubaneswar: In a shocking incident, as many as 15-20 miscreants brutally attacked four police personnel including the Inspector In-Charge (IIC) and Assistant Sub-Inspector of Police (ASI) of Saheed Nagar police station (PS) here on Sunday night.
According to reports, the miscreants had gone to the PS to attack some persons who were detained by the cops in a road accident case. When the men in khaki tried to stop the miscreants from attacking the detainees, the miscreants started thrashing the police personnel.
The cops sustained multiples injuries after stone-pelting and the thrashing, and they had to be rushed to Capital Hospital for treatment. Meanwhile, the miscreants also vandalised the PS by destroying flower pots, furniture and TV sets.
According to reports, cops have detained six persons in connection with the attack. Further investigation into the matter is being done by surveillance of CCTV footage.