FIR against 6 cops in custodial death case
An FIR has been lodged against six police personnel, including two sub-inspectors, by CB-CID in a three-year-old custodial death case.india Updated: Jun 23, 2011 12:38 IST
An FIR has been lodged against six police personnel, including two sub-inspectors, by CB-CID in a three-year-old custodial death case.
CB-CID sub-inspector Ram Khiladi lodged an FIR against two SIs and four personnel at Sirsaganj police station yesterday in connection with the death of Surajpal Yadav alias Sua in police custody in 2009, officials said here.
On December 15, 2009, Sua was arrested in Arms Act and Narcotics Act and was later produced in the court.
Sua was admitted to the district jail on December 16 where he died during treatment the next day, they said.
Police said that initially a magisterial inquiry was ordered into the case, but later the investigation was transferred to the CB-CID.
According to the FIR, the CB-CID has indicted SIs Rakesj Kumar and Sarvesh Kumar and personnel Girish, Hriday Singh, Rajveer Singh and Dharveer.