The SSP has ordered the "immediate suspension" of the gunner involved.
SHAHJAHANPUR || The brutal face of the Uttar Pradesh Police came to the fore once again on Wednesday when the video of a cop beating a car owner black n' blue surfaced on the social media.
The video footage involved Rahul Kumar, gunner of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator from Katra, Bareilly Veer Vikram Singh, bashed up a man just because the MLA was caught in a traffic jam where his car was also there.
The video shows the man being beaten by sticks by the gun-totting police gunner. His mobile gets broken and he is seen writhing in pain. As the video went viral, the Shahjahanpur police swung into action and the SSP ordered the "immediate suspension" of the gunner involved. He reiterated that it has bene made clear by the government that at no cost people should be put to inconvenience and hence action has been taken against errant cop.