On September 20, 2015 of 12:17 IST in LUCKNOW, A sub inspector of the police has been suspended by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav after seeing the pictures of the cop damaging the typewriter of an elderly typist who went viral on the social media for the incident.
By the incident a senior officer said that Krishna Kumar had been sitting on the outside the General Post Office (GPO) working as the typist for the last 35 years.
As of security movement in LUCKNOW, Incharge of the Secretariat Police Sub Inspector Pradeep Kumar asked Kumar to vacate the place yesterday and even crushed the latter’s typewriter under his boots.the elderly man went unheard and the SI continued with the act till the typewriter was completely smashed.As the pictures of the incident went viral on the social media, the CM asked senior officers to suspend the cop and provide a new typewriter to the victim.
watch the incident live on You tube which was uploaded by NDTV.
As per of CM order, SSP Rajesh Pandey suspended the SI and ordered an inquiry to be headed by the Circle Officer, Alambagh regarding the incident.
Later after District Magistrate Rajshekhar and SSP Pandey later visited Kumar’s house and handed over a typewriter to him as per of the rudeness of SI on elderly man.
By the incident CM said that the senior officers to train policemen in improving their behaviour while dealing with the public.