Ku­rali eve-teas­ing case: main ac­cused held

HEAD CON­STA­BLE KA­MA­JEET SINGH, WHO WAS AC­CUSED OF LET­TING OFF AN EVE-TEASER, HAS BEEN SUS­PENDED

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SAS NA­GAR: The SAS Na­gar po­lice have fi­nally ar­rested two main ac­cused in­volved in at­tack­ing the fam­ily mem­bers of girls whom they were eve teas­ing in Ku­rali on July 19.

The ar­rested per­sons have been iden­ti­fied as 24-year-old Devin­der Singh alias Vicky and 19-year-old Ran­jit Rana, both res­i­dents of Ku­rali.

Ran­jit Rana has cleared his Class 12 while Devin­der Singh is a nam­bar­dar. The po­lice have re­cov­ered a rod and sword from the ac­cused at the time of their ar­rest.

The po­lice have al­ready ar­rested three per­sons - Yo­gesh Rana, Chan­dan and Ashu. All these five per­sons have been booked for at­tempt to murder for at­tack­ing and in­jur­ing Manoj Ku­mar and Su­nil Ku­mar, who had come to drop their school­go­ing daugh­ters to Shikhandi Chowk in Ku­rali af­ter they com­plained of be­ing teased by few per­sons.

Manoj and Su­nil sus­tained in­juries af­ter a group of boys at­tacked them for ob­ject­ing to eve teas­ing. Irked over the in­ci­dent, res­i­dents blocked the road, de­mand­ing ac­tion against eve teasers. The po­lice had sus­pended head con­sta­ble Ka­ma­jeet Singh who was ac­cused of let­ting off an eve teaser.

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