A middle-aged head constable cop was suspended in Jammu on Friday after his pictures while sitting in the lap of a woman special police officer (SPO) in a police station in Rajouri district went viral on social media.
Two pictures were posted in Facebook and WhatsApp in which head constable Zakir Hussain was seen sitting in the lap of a woman SPO, who was seated on a chair in Budhal in police station.
“The incident took place in August this year. Soon after the pictures came to our notice, we have suspended the head constable namely Zakir Hussain posted at Budhal police station and attached him to the district police lines for the shameful act,” DIG Rajouri-Poonch Range AK Atri said. A probe has been ordered and action has been initiated against the woman SPO and others of the department involved in the act, he said.
“There is zero-tolerance to such shameful acts in police,” the DIG added.