Crime-Justice

SHO Jarnail Singh dismissed from service after his audio clip supporting sand mining goes viral

March 14, 2018 11:43 PM

Punjab News Express
LUDHIANA: The Punjab Police inspector Jarnail Singh posted in Meharban police station in Ludhiana was today dismissed from service after an audio clip in which he was allegedly supporting sand mafia went viral on social media.

Jarnail Singh was earlier suspended from service for siding with a party in a land dispute. A day later his audio clip in conversation with sarpanch of a Boothgarh village went viral on social media. The village sarpanch called him at night to report illegal mining in his area. The SHO howerver threatened the sarpanch to register a case against him and drag him into police custody.

Police Commissioner Ludhiana R.N.Dhoke in a press statement said that Jarnail Singh Inspector is not fir for the Police duty and his conduct is uncalled for. He said Jarnail Singh has been dismissed from service even though it is harsh punishement.

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