An assistant police inspector (API) attached to the Hinjewadi traffic division physically assaulted by two persons. This when travelling in a car, inside the traffic division premises.
The accused arrested under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). Similarly identified as Santosh Shankar Manjulkar (41) and Udram Daglaram(38).
The victim API Umesh Londhe gave in a statement. Therefore while on duty he took action against the driver of the car, MH 14 CS 1554.
The accused drove to the traffic division office in Hinjewadi and abused and assaulted API Londhe. This happened in the presence of other police personnel.
PSI Nandraj Gabhale currently the investigating officer in the case. However he stated that API Londhe took action against the private car under the Motor Vehicle Act for violation of traffic rules. Therefore this angered the accused. They came inside the division and engaged in unlawful behaviour. Both arrested in connection.
A case registered under Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections. Includes 353 (assault or criminal force to deter a public servant from discharge of duty); 352 (punishment for assault or criminal force otherwise than on grave provocation ); 323 ( punishment for voluntarily causing hurt ); 504 (intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of the peace ); 506 (punishment for criminal intimidation); and 34 (acts done by several persons in furtherance of common intention).