Jharsuguda SP orders probe as video of cop slapping man goes viral
Jharsuguda: The Superintendent of Police (SP), Jharsuguda has ordered an enquiry in the case in which a police officer is seen slapping a person on the road in the district headquarter town here in Odisha.
The SP also said that appropriate action will be taken based on the findings of the matter.
— SP Jharsuguda (@SPJharsuguda) July 21, 2020
The decision was taken after people from different quarters criticized the attack on a young man by the police on duty.
As per the video that has gone viral, one Sankalp Yadav of Jharsuguda was slapped by policemen after a minor altercation over some issues during the weekend shutdown here on Saturday.