Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said a senior state IPS officer relieved of duties, after a video showing him assaulting his wife went viral on social media.
Additional DG Purushottam Sharma seen thrashing his wife in the video. He currently relieved of his duties. Action taken against anyone who holds a responsible position, but indulges in illegal activities and taking law into his hands.
Sharma’s son Parth requested a complaint filed against his father. However Sharma married for 32 years stated about his wife staying with his son.
State women’s commission chairperson Shobha Oza termed the incident as highly objectionable and shameful.
She stated that the taken by the state government against Sharma is “inappropriate” and demanded his immediate dismissal from the service. She also stated to register a criminal case against him.