After the death of the son, the family members created a ruckus while sitting on the road.
Infuriated by not registering an FIR for theft of wheat and being beaten up in the police station on the contrary, the farmer committed suicide by consuming poison in the Saadh police station premises. The only crime was that the farmer had torn the BJP flag and hoarding on the roof for not registering the FIR. Its information had reached the police station. Because of this, the police had beaten him up.
The farmer who came to register the FIR was locked in the lock-up and beaten
Arun Kumar Gupta, 52, a resident of Sadh Gopalpur, was a farmer and a farmer. Arun’s son Akash told that on December 4, a youth of the village Mithun was stealing wheat at his house. On getting information about the matter, ran him, then left the cycle and wheat sack and fled. When the police station reached to register the FIR, the police turned it down. This was the attitude of the police of Saadh police station for two consecutive days.
Being hurt by this, Arun reached home from the police station and had torn the flag calling the BJP party good and bad. The information about the matter became common in the village and the pradhan complained to the police station. On this, instead of registering an FIR, the police of Saadh police station locked Arun in a lock-up and beat him fiercely. After that left. Hurt by this, the farmer consumed poison in the police station on Friday afternoon and died during his treatment.
Angry relatives chased the police
After consuming poison in the police station premises, the police took him to the CHC as soon as he became unconscious. He was referred to Ursala as his condition was critical. Where the farmer died during treatment. As soon as the news of the death was received, there was a fierce clash with the angry farmers and the police of Saad police station. The farmers ran the police. After this the force of many police stations had to be called to handle the crowd.
FIR of theft registered after death
After the death, the police of Saadh police station swung into action and registered a theft report on the complaint of Arun Gupta. Along with this the accused was also taken into custody. The relatives allege that the police hastily registered an FIR to save themselves. Whereas for three days, Arun was making rounds of the police station to register an FIR.
SP Outer said the matter will be investigated
SP Outer Ajit Kumar Sinha said that an inquiry has been ordered in the matter. If any negligence of the station in-charge comes to the fore, then action will be taken against them. At present, the police continued to cover up the matter till late in the evening, but no action was taken against the guilty SHO or any other police officer.