Jajpur, Oct 11 (LocalWire): Two people were arrested and remanded in judicial custody today for assaulting an on-duty woman traffic police inspector and injuring her at Jajpur district on Wednesday evening.
Sariful Hoque and Shaik Rizuan Ali were produced in court at Chandikhola and their bail applications rejected, the IIC of Barachana police station, Deepak Kumar Jena, said.
The duo run fast food stalls at Chandikhola. The inspector along with other police men were checking vehicles at Chandikhola traffic junction when both of them started pelting stones at them and injured the officer.
She was rushed to the Community Health Center at Barachana for treatment.
Hoque and Ali managed to flee from the spot but police arrested them today from their houses at Neulipur.
The duo have been booked under Sections 307 (attempt to murder) 506 (criminal intimation) 294 (use of obscene language), 353 (assault of criminal force to deter public servant from discharge of his or her duty) and 34 (common intention).
‘We suspect more people were involved in this case and are investigating further.
More people will be arrested in this case,’ Jena said.