Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Punjab: FIR against sarpanch who slappped woman

By punemsexesena: An FIR has been registered against the Shiromani Akaali Dal sarpanch who slapped a woman teacher, who was demanding a permanent job, at a function in Muktsar district in Punjab.
The lady Varinder Kaur was part of a delegation of teachers who wanted to meet Bhatinda MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal, the wife of Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal at the function on MOnday.
A scuffle broke out between the teachers' delegation, which wanted to submit a memorandum to MP Harsimrat Kaur demanding regularization of their job, and Akali Dal workers who wanted the delegation to leave the place.
Punjab: FIR against sarpanch who slappped woman
Balwinder Singh, Akali Dal sarpanch of Daula village, caught hold of Varinder Kaur and slapped her many times, Education Guarantee Scheme (EGS) Teachers Association President Pritpal Singh said.
"Balwinder Singh manhandled me and beat me up," Kaur said and added EGS Jalandhar unit chief Jarnail Singh was also
slapped and picked up by police.
The police also locked up the teachers in a house to ensure a smooth conduct of the function", the sources said, adding the teachers have lodged a complaint against Balwinder demanding his arrest.
Police said a case has been registered against members of both the parties.
The incident drew condemnation from across the political spetrum in and the state government ordered lodging of an FIR against the sarpanch.
(With additional inputs from PTI)
Do you Like this story..?

Get Free Email Updates Daily!

Follow us!

0 टिप्पणियाँ:

Confused? Your welcome to comment

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...