National

Kannauj: Police team attacked while attempting to resolve land dispute

ANI | July 15, 2019 10:04 AM
Police personnel were allegedly attacked by one of the two parties involved in a land dispute case when they were trying to mediate.

Kannauj (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 15 (ANI): A police team was attacked in a village of the district on Sunday for allegedly attempting to mediate between two parties involved in a case of land dispute.

A few police personnel have sustained injuries in the attack and have been provided medical care. One officer has been admitted to a hospital.

Sheshmani Upadhyay, Circle Officer (CO), Chhibramau police station limits said, "A police team that was returning from Chandrapur village where they had gone on duty, got to know about the quarrel involving land. While they were attempting to mediate and resolve the issue, they were attacked with canes. The station-in-charge has been seriously injured whereas constables have sustained minor injuries."

He also said that investigation is underway and further action will be taken as necessary. (ANI)

Have something to say? Post your comment
Must Read
Punjab shines in National Sports honours
Punjab shines in National Sports honours
Strict action on using name and logo of National Human Rights Commission: Deputy Commissioner
Strict action on using name and logo of National Human Rights Commission: Deputy Commissioner
Nawanshahr and Balachaur put on high alert in the wake of excess Water Realease to Sutluj River
Nawanshahr and Balachaur put on high alert in the wake of excess Water Realease to Sutluj River
Schools to remain shut in Shimla following heavy rainfall
Schools to remain shut in Shimla following heavy rainfall
President Kovind meets legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, wishes her good health
President Kovind meets legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, wishes her good health
10 councillors rejoin TMC; BJP scared them with central agencies, says WB minister
10 councillors rejoin TMC; BJP scared them with central agencies, says WB minister
Heavy rainfall likely in several districts of Karnataka: IMD
Heavy rainfall likely in several districts of Karnataka: IMD
Tamil Nadu to receive rains for next 48 hours, says IMD
Tamil Nadu to receive rains for next 48 hours, says IMD
TN govt raises Aavin milk price by Rs 6 per litre
TN govt raises Aavin milk price by Rs 6 per litre
Conditions of  SCs, STs deteriorating due to economic slowdown: Mayawati
Conditions of SCs, STs deteriorating due to economic slowdown: Mayawati
Ashwini Choubey, Arvind Kejriwal visit Jaitley at AIIMS
Ashwini Choubey, Arvind Kejriwal visit Jaitley at AIIMS
Manpreet Singh Badal envisions Punjab as most favoured investment destination
Manpreet Singh Badal envisions Punjab as most favoured investment destination