Guwahati News Desk: Manipur Police department has suspended a police commando on Friday for allegedly assaulting a doctor on Thursday night.
According to the sources, the suspended police commando physically assaulted the doctor who was returning home after picking up his wife who is also a doctor at CMC Hospital at Koirengei. The police commando was on duty at the Luwangsangbam area along the National Highway 2, near the residence of Chief Minister N Biren Singh.
After the physical assault, the Dr K Soreingam lodged a complaint at the Heingang police stations. The incident took place when Dr K Soreingam and his wife were returning home from an emergency operation; two police commandos stopped their vehicles. The doctors were identifying themselves to the police officials but later one of the police personnel CK Mangnag who slapped the doctor twice even after showing his ID card.
As per sources, the police personnel even loaded his rifle and threatened to kill him. After the case was registered against the police personnel, the Manipur Police department immediately suspended CK Mangnag for his grave misconduct of duty.
According to the sources, many organizations have demanded appropriate actions against the suspended police personnel.
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