Agra : A woman at Kotwali police station of Aligarh was seriously injured when a bullet fired from a pistol within the hand of a sub inspector standing close by hit her within the head on Friday afternoon.
The police authorities mentioned prima facie it was an ‘unintentional hearth’ however assured full probe and motion towards the cop for his negligence. The injured woman, recognized as Ishrat Nigar (52) was admitted to JN Medical School in Aligarh in a severe situation. She was being operated upon when reviews final got here. Docs conscious of the matter mentioned that the following 24 hours had been crucial for the affected person.
Sub inspector Manoj Kumar, deployed at Bhujpura police station is absconding and efforts are on to hint him. . He has been suspended for negligence and a case has been registered towards him beneath part 307 (try to homicide) at Kotwali police station of Aligarh.
Sub inspector Manoj Kumar Sharma (50) was in command of Bhujpura police outpost in Aligarh. He had joined obligation in Aligarh three months in the past after being shifted from Agra, knowledgeable police sources.
“The unlucky incident passed off at Kotwali police station in Aligarh at about 2.50 pm when a woman had reached to get a report for verification of her passport. The woman was struck at the back of her head and was rushed to JN Medical School of Aligarh in a severe situation. Very best efforts are being made by the medical doctors treating her,” mentioned Kalanidhi Naithani, Aligarh SSP.
“Sub inspector Manoj Kumar is presently not at his police station and can face motion for negligence he exhibited whereas dealing with the firearm. Prima facie it appears to be an ‘unintentional hearth’ however on criticism obtained from relations of the woman, all vital motion will probably be taken for this ‘felony negligence’” mentioned the Aligarh SSP .
“Senior police officers are trying into the matter to seek out as how the gun went off . There have been others cops current on the spot at CCTNS workplace of the police station however had been saved,” he mentioned.
“Departmental probe towards the SI has been ordered for felony negligence and he’ll face motion on being discovered responsible,” mentioned SSP Aligarh Kalanidhi Naithani. He assured there could be no cover-up of the incident as a result of CCTV footage was obtainable and the son of the injured woman was additionally current on the police station on the time of the incident.
“My mom was planning to go for ‘Haj Umra’ for which she had gone for verification of passport to police station,” mentioned the disconsolate daughter of the injured woman.