Puri, Dec 29 (LocalWire): A police constable was suspended for allegedly misbehaving a minor girl on Srimandir premises, Puri police said on Saturday.
Constable Chhukesh Meher of IRB Ninth Battalion was detained by the Singhadwar police after a minor girl accused him of misbehaving with her. Later he was put under suspension as immediate action.
Preliminary investigations reveal that the allegations are true following which he has been put under suspension, said Puri Superintendent of Police Sarthak Sarangi.
According to police, a minor girl had come to visit Lord Jagannath along with her parents.
When she was offering prayers near ‘Bhitara Katha’ a police person deployed in security allegedly touched her inappropriately, she complained at Swargadwar police station.