Jammu and Kashmir News
JAMMU, May 29: A Sub Inspector (SI) of the Traffic Police Department has been suspended for indulging in dubious activities
As per the official sources,an SI of Traffic Police Department namely Sunil Kumar along with SPO Parveet Kumar stopped a truck at the police check post in Sidhra due to the ongoing one way restriction on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway. After a while, the driver and the conductor got into a fight with the traffic cops.
The driver, with the view of settling down things, slipped a 100-rupee note in the hands of the SHO which he readily accepted and the SI Sunil Kumar also didn’t object. When the higher authorities of the Traffic Police Department came to know about the incident, an initial inquiry was ordered during which it came to fore that SI Sunil Kumar failed to control the men under. It also highlighted the lack of supervision as well as carelessness and dereliction towards legitimate duties. All these leads warrant a full-fledged department proceeding against SI.
The SI has been placed under suspension for the time being and the SPO Parveet is sent back to District Jammu with recommendation to disengage him.
SI has been directed to report TPL City Jammu and a departmental inquiry has been initiated against him. He has been asked to deposit all uniform articles in stores.