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Locals thrash 'mischievous' cop in Punjab

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of a temple, along with the residents of Jalandhar's Rama allegedly thrashed a for and threatening the locals.

The incident took place after the misbehaved with the temple and his family. This act of the riled up the locals, who in rage thrashed the cop.

Narrating his ordeal, temple said, "comes around the temple and abuses me and the other residents. This is not the first time he is doing this. He used to do the same around 1 or two years ago. We had filed a complaint with the police. The SP had come and settled the issue. He started doing the same again."

"He fired shots, pointed his gun at me and threatened to kill me and my children. We filed a complaint with the police. He came to my house and started abusing. My son and I came outside. He hit me with his baton and tried to enter the house. In self-defense, my wife also hit him back," he added.

According to the police, was in civil clothes and was using his private vehicle when he went to Rama

"Rajesh Kumar, Additional SP and I went to the spot after we received the report. was injured, so we admitted him to a hospital," said Narayan Gaur, also in-charge of the case.

"Nothing more can be said at this point. Further action will be taken after we take Manish Kumar's statement," the officer added.

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First Published: Sun, June 09 2019. 14:26 IST