Bathinda, May 13
The ASI arrested on Wednesday for allegedly raping a woman (widow) at Bath village here reportedly tried to commit suicide with a sharp object inside the police station. He was admitted to the Civil Hospital.
Meanwhile, a special investigation team (SIT) has been constituted by the Bathinda police to further investigate the matter.
ASI Gurwinder Singh, posted with the CIA-1 wing of the police, had allegedly raped a woman after implicating her son in a Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (NDPS) case.
SSP Bhupinderjit Singh Virk said: “The accused tried to cut himself. We have booked him under Sections 376 and 309 of the IPC.” — TNS