In Fatehabad, Haryana, the family of drug smugglers attacked and thrashed the police team that went to raid. Police have started action by registering a case in this regard.
According to the information, on Friday, a police team raided the houses of some drug smugglers in Fatehabad’s Baazigar Basti and was taking the accused to the police station after their arrest. As soon as the news of this came, his family members and neighbors attacked the police team and beat them up so that the accused could manage to escape from the spot.
Vijendra Sinhg, SHO Jakhal Police station says, “They wanted to help them escape. As per our info, they succeeded in helping one of them. Some injuries have been reported, medical examination will be done. Action will be taken, Police is present there.” (09.07.2021) pic.twitter.com/2qxu21cy7u
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SHO of Jakhal police station, Vijender Singh said that on the information of drug smuggling, the police team had gone to raid the Baazigar Basti. Some people with drug possession were caught by the police. Meanwhile, his family members and neighbors attacked the police team and tried to rescue them. Women were also among the attackers.
The SHO said that the family members wanted to help them escape from there. To the best of our knowledge, they managed to help one of them. Some police personnel have also been reported to be injured in this incident, after their medical examination, further action will be taken in this. After the incident, police force has been deployed in the township.