Police arrests man for thrashing traffic cop


SRINAGAR, JUNE 14 : Police on Thursday arrested a man who along with another man had thrashed an on duty traffic policeman yesterday near the Residency Road in Srinagar.

A police official said that on 13.06.18, traffic officials deputed for checking illegal parking for smooth flow of traffic atResidencyRoad  towed an Alto Car bearing reg. no:- JK05F 9966 , to which the owner objected resulting in scuffle with traffic official deputed.

“Police party of police station reached on spot and took cognizance of the matter in which erring driver was takenintocustody  and vehicle in question was also seized, ” the official said.

“In this regard FIR No 50/2018 u/s 353 RPC stands registered and all efforts are on to arrest another accused,” he added.