Viral video: Gujarat cop in uniform dances with bar girl, gets suspended
A video showing a Gujarat policeman in uniform dancing with a bar girl has gone viral. The video, which is a reminder of an incident in UP's Shahjahanpur where a drunk cop allegedly forced a dancer to perform at gunpoint, was circulated on WhatsApp.india Updated: Dec 27, 2014 16:58 IST
Surat police suspended a police sub-inpector, who was caught dancing with a bar girl while on duty during, after a video of his act went viral, officials said Friday.
"Police sub-inspector D C Solanki of Surat's Dindoli area, whose act of dancing with a bar girl went viral yesterday, was suspended by Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) M M Anarwala," Dindoli police inspector S J Baloch said.
Solanki was caught dancing with a bar girl while on duty, which prompted the police department to initiate action against him after a video of his act went viral on 'Whatsapp.'
Surat police initiated an inquiry against him and submitted the preliminary report to the DCP and Commissioner of Surat city police yesterday, he said.
According to Baloch, Solanki had gone to an event on December 19, as a part of his duty, but he had started dancing with a bar girl at the event.
Solanki was also seen in the video, showering currency on the bar girl and dancing with her in his police uniform.
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First Published: Dec 26, 2014 14:58 IST