Miscreants attack Nagpur cop with brick on being stopped from playing cricket during lockdown

Amar Ashok Jajoo | Mar 29, 2020 15:03

Nagpur’s Kalamna Police on Saturday booked two men for attacking a cop with a brick after the cop stopped the men from playing cricket because of the lockdown imposed in the entire nation.

As per the police, on Saturday afternoon police constable Ravindra Dhumankhede got a call from control room about two men playing cricket near the railway tracks in Vijay Nagar. When Dhumankhede reached the spot he asked the two men – Subhash Prabhakar Ukey (35) and Mohan Munnalal Saneshwar (35) – to stop playing cricket because of the coronavirus outbreak in the city.

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On being told to stop playing cricket enraged the men so much that they hit the cop with the brick injuring him. Kalamna Police have registered a case against the men under sections 353, 332, 504, 188 and and 34 of the IPC.