Published On: Wed, Feb 24th, 2016

DIG suspended for slapping street vendor

Lucknow): Uttar Pradesh Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police D K Chaudhary was on Wednesday suspended for allegedly slapping an elderly street vendor here.

DIG D K Chaudhary

DIG D K Chaudhary was today suspended for slapping a street vendor.

The order was issued by Director General of Police (DGP) S Javeed Ahmad, a day after the video of Chaudhary slapping the vendor went viral.

DIG Chowdhury, was on a regular patrol in the Uttar Pradesh capital when he got embroiled into a verbal argument with an elderly vendor. The incident took place in Bhoothnath Market near Indira Nagar.


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