Chennai: State Human Rights Fee (SHRC) has taken suo motu cognizance of a information report about police assaulting a authorities physician on his manner for Covid obligation in Madurai. The fee issued a discover to the Madurai metropolis police commissioner and sought an in depth report on the matter inside three weeks.
Based on the information report, the complainant, Tamilarasan, of Kalaivanan Nagar close to Koodalnagar, is a homeopathy physician on Covid obligation on the Authorities Rajaji Hospital in Madurai.
On April 10, he was on his approach to work on a two-wheeler, when police intercepted his automobile close to BB Kulam junction. Tamilarasan supplied his driving licence and different automobile paperwork to police, however was made to attend, in accordance with the report.
Tamilarasan had reportedly confirmed police his id card and requested them to permit him to go away as he was on his manner for emergency obligation, however the policemen verbally abused him. The police personnel then picked an argument with Tamilarasan stating that he was not sporting a face masks and likewise allegedly assaulted him on his face. Tamilarasan was then taken to the Tallakulam police station the place he was made to face for over an hour and was threatened by police, who didn’t even present him water, in accordance with his criticism.
When he complained to the station inspector, the sub-inspector and his staff assaulted him and threatened that they’d foist a false case in opposition to him. Tamilarasan suffered accidents and was handled on the authorities hospital.
He then filed a petition with Madurai metropolis police commisisoner Prem Anand Sinha, detailing his ordeal by the hands of Tallakulam police and sought motion in opposition to the personnel, in accordance with the report.
The fee has warned that if a report shouldn’t be filed inside three week, it might proceed to take motion because it deems match and correct.