Jalandhar DCP Naresh Dogra shifted after spat with AAP MLA Raman Arora over ‘petty concern’
Jalandhar, September 22
Aam Aadmi Celebration MLA Raman Arora and DCP (Safety and Operations) Naresh Dogra had an unpleasant spat, allegedly over a petty dispute between two shopkeepers of Shastri Nagar market right here final night.
Following this, the DCP has been has been shifted.
Late within the night, Gursharan Singh Sandhu, Commissioner of Police, mentioned, “DCP Dogra has been shifted to the Punjab Armed Police (PAP) Headquarters in Jalandhar.”
Whereas Arora favoured a tyre store proprietor, Dogra backed a fabric service provider. Later either side met at a media home constructing to achieve a compromise. However, issues bought worse as there have been stories of either side utilizing abusive language and manhandling one another.
DCP (Investigation) Jaskiranjit Singh Teja got here to the DCP’s assist whereas supporters of Arora, together with MLA Sheetal Angural, additionally reached the spot. The arguments between the 2 sides continued until the wee hours of Thursday after which each MLAs and their supporters sought lodging of an FIR towards the DCP. They needed to be falsely satisfied that an FIR underneath Part 307 of the IPC and the SC/ST Act could be lodged.
Additionally, the movies of the incident have gone viral. The MLA’s supporters reportedly reached the native Civil Hospital and pressed a physician to concern a medico-legal report. In a match of rage, they even smashed a glass door, following which the hospital employees needed to name the police for assist.
Condemning the incident, Chief of the Opposition Partap Singh Bajwa put out a collection of tweets. “That is the sorry state of affairs underneath the AAP authorities the place the lifetime of even a senior police officer is just not protected. What to say of an unusual man’s security and safety.” He slammed the 2 AAP MLAs. “The conduct of those MLAs is already well-known as they’re routine offenders of regulation.”
In the meantime, Congress chief Sukhpal Khaira tweeted, “AAP MLA fought with a DCP over a petty property dispute in Jalandhar on account of his vested curiosity. Do you suppose such MLAs will deny Rs 25 crore provided underneath the so-called ‘Operation Lotus’. This operation is a creation of Arvind Kejriwal.”
DCP Teja, nonetheless, mentioned no FIR had been lodged within the case thus far. Late within the night, the DCP and the MLA reached a compromise.