Cuttack: Cuttack DCP Akhileshvar Singh on Thursday directed the Additional DCP to conduct a probe into the alleged high-handedness of Zone-II ACP SK Saifuddin in dealing with common people.
The DCP said action will be initiated after getting probe report.
On Tuesday, the Cuttack Zone-II Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) SK Saifuddin slapped a man, who had participated in an anti-liquor campaign in Badambadi area. A video of the same went viral on social media inviting criticism from several quarters.
According to sources, an argument ensued between Saifuddin and some anti-liquor campaign protestors when police tried to stop the rally at Badambadi. Enraged, Saifuddin slapped one of the participants.