Police Brutality: Hyderabad Head Constable and Son Assault Dalit Boy
DECCAN CHRONICLE | DC Correspondent
Hyderabad: In yet another incident of police high handedness, a head constable Gyaneshwar and his son Vamshi allegedly assaulted a Dalit boy and later tried to run over his family members with their car, when they came to question them for assaulting the boy. The incident took place at Muchintal under Shamshabad PS limits of Cyberabad commissionerate.
Shamshabad SHO A Sreedhar Kumar said a case has been registered against the accused persons and the investigation is under way.
According to police, a couple of days ago, a youngster identified as Pavan Kumar was passing by Gyaneshwar's house, to which he and his son took objection and assaulted Pavan.
As Pavan became unconscious, his parents and a few villagers came to question Gyaneshwar. Angered by this, he drove his car on them to run over them. Hit by the car one of the villagers identified as Raju fell on the bonnet, but
Gyaneshwar drove away upto hundred metres with Raju on the bonnet. Villagers intercepted the vehicle and rescued him.